Sustainable Built Environment Conference of the Americas
Regenerative and Resilient Urban Environments; September 19 & 20, 2016
Enbridge Gas Distribution delivers safe and reliable natural gas to more than 1.9 million customers in Ontario. For more than 15 years Enbridge has offered customers energy efficiency programs to help them use energy wisely and save money. Since 1995, through participation in its energy efficiency programs Enbridge has helped customers reduce their cumulative natural gas consumption by about 6.1 billion cubic metres. For illustrative purposes, that would be the equivalent of enough gas to supply approximately 1.9 million homes for one year.
Provident is a leading Energy Services Company (ESCO) in the Greater Toronto Area with over 30 years of experience in the energy management field. Provident’s specialized market consists of multi-residential buildings with an emphasis on high-rise condominiums. Provident is committed to generating substantial energy savings through their major divisions which include Energy Management Systems & Monitoring (BAS), Individual Suite Metering & Billing, Energy Consulting Services and Energy Retrofits for existing buildings. Provident is a proud member of the Canada Green Building Council (CaGBC), Toronto Better Building Partnership, the Association of Energy Engineers, and the Illuminating Engineers Society of North America.
EPL is a full service energy engineering / accounting and data management firm focused on driving down energy and water use and costs in building portfolios across North America. We provide custom Energy and Sustainability Data Management Systems for an aggregate portfolio in excess of 3500 properties and $500 million in annual utility costs. Our systems support and engage operations team, occupants, accounting personnel, property management and senior management. www.energyprofiles.com
Potentia Solar is an Independent Power Producer in Ontario generating electricity through its own 100% solar-powered energy systems. Leasing rooftops from commercial property owners, we develop, own and operate solar photovoltaic energy systems. It’s a risk-free, hassle-free and lucrative way to harness an otherwise nonperforming asset while doing something meaningful for the environment.
If you want a next generation building, LEED® Platinum, or sustainable practices to maintain the value of your new or existing building, EllisDon can help you get there. EllisDon’s Sustainable Building Services team (SBS) is a specialized group that provides guidance in varying capacity, ranging from corporate oversight and support to projects, to the unique offering of full in-house Sustainability Consulting services. We are fully versed with the implementation of advanced technologies, high-efficiency design and green building certifications such as LEED®, GreenGlobes®, and BOMA BESt®. EllisDon’s proprietary Environmental Management System makes every project greener. No matter what your sustainable building goals, our team is available to help you transform good intentions into powerful actions.
Internat Energy Solutions Canada is an independent engineering consulting company dedicated to the creation of a more sustainable economy, government and society. Our mission is to help governments, business and individual households create more wealth and employment, protect and enhance human and natural capital, and to increase profit and competitive advantage through the application of sustainable design, energy efficiency and renewable energy principles. Our team of independent engineers and energy consultants are committed to bringing value to society by helping our clients become more efficient, less dependent on external energy supplies, and less disruptive to the environment in which they are embedded. We believe that market-based solutions can help foster the societal transformation required in order to reduce Greenhouse Gas emissions, slow the depletion of our world’s natural resources, and reduce our ecological footprint, for the benefit of current and future generations.
RWDI Consulting Engineers is an international consultancy specializing in wind engineering, microclimate, and building performance. Our team of highly skilled and experienced engineers, scientists and modelers help designers solve the most complicated issues to create comfortable environments and high performance buildings. We strive to understand the impact of the environment on a development, new and existing, and vice versa, with the ultimate goal of creating safe, healthy, comfortable spaces while reducing energy usage and fiscal costs.
Inline Fiberglass is a world leader in pultrusion technology, which is committed to providing leading edge window and door systems built on the superior characteristics of fiberglass. As a fully integrated manufacturing operation, Inline designs and pultrudes in house, standard and custom lineals, while fabricating the Sovereign window series for institutional, light commercial and residential application. The physical combination of fiberglass continuous rovings and the new engineered polymer resin matrix, yields high strength profiles which translate to optimum performance characteristics over and above traditional materials. This new generation of fiberglass material is now commercially available.
Outside In Design + Build are experts in small residential retreats and urban infill designs. Our construction and design philosophy embraces a holistic approach, which includes: energy efficiency, water conservation, sustainable materials and site-specific designs, balancing your architecture with proven construction technologies and at a realistic cost to build. Our team can also provide comprehensive consulting on your design, relative to energy performance and envelope durability, using the Integrated Design Process and after nearly 200 successful residential and commercial design charettes, we feel confident in achieving your goals in creating a healthy, low energy, building.
Cricket Energy delivers energy efficiency related products and services to home builders, owners and Property Managers. Whether multi-unit high rise, low rise, or single family we are focused on improving comfort, energy efficiency, and sustainability. Unified by a singular vision, we have assembled a formidable team of industry and energy professionals with over 30 years’ experience. The unification of our founding companies has cemented the guiding principles with which we operate; transparency, honesty, innovation and teamwork.
Live Green Toronto promotes and supports the greening of the city of Toronto. Live Green Toronto also offers grants, community support, a newsletter, volunteer program and more. Live Green Toronto is part of the Environment & Energy Division of the City of Toronto. For more information, click here.
A premium roofing materials manufacturer, Tremco Roofing and Building Maintenance provides high-end roofing system solutions for building owners, facility managers, and design professionals that understand the value of long-term durability and life-cycle costing. Manufacturing in Toronto since 1929, Tremco has been specified as the roofing system of choice for Canadian Universities, Hospitals, School Boards, Municipalities, and Commercial / Industrial facilities for more than 80 years.
While we have helped install roofing systems for thousands of facilities encompassing over one billion square feet, our support extends far beyond keeping buildings dry, safe and sustainable. Our goal is to help design professionals and building owners maximize the return on their facility investments through project planning: firm budgeting and cost reduction; a complete line of the highest quality products; investigative, maintenance, and information-based services; preventive maintenance; and support for air, water and energy management.