We think of sustainability as a common sense approach to managing resources over time. It’s more than a process— it’s a relationship between people and things that reduces waste and maximizes outcomes for future generations.
Resilient housing is the next step in future proofing the homes we build. It is more than energy and water efficiency; it is more than durable construction and solid foundations;…
We invite you to explore our past events and activities on our road to sustainability.
Carbon Tax? What does it mean for the building industry?
With the Federal election coming this fall, we hosted an industry event looking at what the various carbon tax/ cap and trade policies mean to the building industry. How do…
Annual Green Builder Golf Tournament
The annual Sustainable Housing Foundation Green Builder Challenge golf tournament was held on a beautiful, sunny Thursday June 6, 2019 at Flemingdon Golf Club. 38 golfers participated and enjoyed a…
Leadership drives change. Nothing happens in a vacuum and nothing great happens without great leadership. Over 85 people attended this dinner event which featured speakers highlighting the importance of local…
Leaders in low carbon housing
The Sustainable Housing Foundation’s goal is to lead in defining sustainability for high performance, low carbon housing.We are a Canadian non-profit organization whose directors consist of leading influencers in the sustainable space and who represent energy evaluators, product suppliers, engineers and builders. Our goal is to help stakeholders make informed decisions about sustainable housing.