Net Zero

March 9, 2023

New, Small, Crazy Smart HVAC Systems for NZR Homes

Engage with Gord Cooke and guest experts Andrew Poerschke and Rob Beach as they discuss small duct designs including options like smart, small, ducted ASHP (some dual fuel) systems and enhanced comfort controls that also optimize energy use, fuel use and carbon emissions.

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March 30, 2023

CHBA NZ Home Program: 1,000 Homes and Counting—5+ Years of Lessons Learned

More than 1250 homes have been qualified under CHBA's Net Zero Home Labelling Program.

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January 26, 2023

Canadian Home Builders: Carbon Counting Is Coming and So Are Tiered Energy Codes

Join an expert panel to learn how leading builders and developers are cost-optimizing the most affordable specifications to meet the new NBC 2020 9.36 tiered energy code and developing plans to benchmark carbon emissions for 2025-2030.

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December 15, 2022

Critical Canadian Home Building Science Part 11: The Growing Barriers NZ Builders and Communities Face With Renewables, PV, Energy Management and More

Join energy generation, storage and management expert, Wil Beardmore, President and Founder of Bluewater Energy. Wil and team have been working with large builders/developers for 10 years, implementing renewable and storage tech into NZ homes and communities.

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December 1, 2022

Critical Canadian Home Building Science Part 10: Historical Homes & Deep Energy Retrofit (NZ Reno) Challenges

It takes a deep appreciation and understanding of cold climate building science to perform a deep-energy/NZ ready renovation on a historical home. Join Trevor Trainor, President, Building Science Specialist of Bawating Building Science and Host Andy Oding, as they dive down into the challenges and solutions for historical home renovations.

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April 15, 2021

Geothermal Technology: Can it compete in today’s environment?

From single-family homes to community-scale projects, builders are looking at all energy options. This session reviews the technology, loop lease programming and how geothermal compares to other renewable options. Understand all the choices available to you.

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