Ecocity Peer Network Webinar Series
This was the second webinar for the Ecocity Peer Network held on February 23, 2021.
Dr. Jennie Moore, Cora Hallsworth, Ryan Mackie and Alex Hebert from BCIT were joined by Jeremy Caradonna from the Province of BC’s Office of Mass Timber Implementation and Patrick Enright, Senior Green Building Engineer at the City of Vancouver. They discussed the significance of embodied emissions in our buildings, how they are measured, and innovative policy responses that any local government can implement.
In case you missed it, or if you’d like to refer back, you can watch the full recording of the webinar at the bottom of the page.
Most of the following resources were highlighted in the webinar:
Zero Energy Buildings – BC Energy Step Code Courses and Passive House Training
City of Vancouver
Building LCA Tools
Carbon Leadership Forum (CLF)
The Zero Emissions Building Exchange (ZEBx)
Builders for Climate Action
Urban Equation Embodied Carbon White Paper [pdf]
UBC Embodied Carbon Pilot [pdf]
Social Life Cycle Assessment
LCA of Electric Vehicles
LCA of EVs in Canada [pdf]