June 2, 2014
About 30 delegates from the Green Building Council conference had a side trip to north Toronto for a guided tour of the Bell home. John Bell, President of the Board for the Sustainable Housing Foundation, showed a slide show of the extensive renovation to this 1970′s house that has resulted in some innovative features that have cut his energy bills extraordinarily.
The modern design of this beautiful family home belies the hidden wonders of the sustainable components built into the home. From solar voltaic to waste water heat recovery and a state of the art grey water recycling system this home has it all.
For more information on the house, read the article from BEC Green.