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$2-billion GHG abatement fund set for 2017-18

For commercial real estate, the key message from Canada’s recently unveiled 2016-17 federal budget could be: Wait until next year. The private buildings sector is primarily an indirect beneficiary of the multi-year infrastructure investment agenda.

City of Richmond BC Climate Smart Program

Take advantage of the City’s incentive for up to 20 businesses to participate in Climate Smart 2016. The program helps enterprises reduce energy and waste costs and uncover significant opportunities for improving operational efficiencies.

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Latest Case Studies

Tenants Renewed, vacancy reduced, thanks to sustainability features


Heron’s Hill, located at 2001-2005 Sheppard Avenue East, Toronto, is a multi-tenant 2 building office complex constructed in 1984 & 1988. In October 2013, the building received LEED® Gold certification. The complex was also the recipient of BOMA BESt Level 3 in 2012 and the Certificate of Excellence Award in 2013. 2001 Sheppard received the […]

6890 Kenderry Road, Lighting Systems Upgrade


GWL Realty Advisors manages a portfolio of over 200 light industrial assets across Canada. Maintaining these buildings in a sustainable manner, by limiting energy and water use and decreasing waste, is critical. Not only does this reduce the greenhouse gas emissions of a property, but it is one of the primary means tenants can use […]

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