Resources & Information Hub

Welcome to the resource and information hub, a place where you can find real world examples of efficiency and decarbonization initiatives to garner insight into how these projects were implemented, things to be cautious of, and key elements to ensure your project is successful. This page is continually updated to provide the latest information on ways to improve the sustainability of your building portfolio.


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Case Studies:

The following case studies outline a variety of initiatives to provide the reader useful information about how they could implement a similar initiative in their own organization.

 

From Benchmarking to Conservation

This case study looks at the benefits of benchmarking utility information and how that translates to conservation projects.

 

The Value of Recommissioning

These two case studies demonstrate the value of recommissioning as an efficient, cost-effective strategy to optimize building performance

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Best Practices:

The following best practice documents outline an industry supported process for the given sustainability topic. These documents should serve as an educational resource for those implementing sustainability initiatives. 

 

Building Energy Benchmarking & Reporting

This best practice document was developed in consultation with over 20 commercial real estate organizations. It is the culmination of how the industry implements energy benchmarking and reporting effectively and efficiently. 

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Natural Resources Canada HVAC Self-Assessment Tool and Guide

Natural Resources Canada has developed this voluntary, self-assessment tool to provide feedback on the impact of your HVAC strategies during and after pandemics. It highlights key areas and best practices for efficient HVAC operation during these times and help your operations team to respond with greater confidence.

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Sustainability Reports:

The following energy and environmental reports contain useful information on a number of sustainability topics. 

 

National Green Building Report – 2020

This annual report highlights the benefits of BOMA BEST certification and how the program improves the sustainability of buildings over time. 

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