Q&A with the City’s Green Buildings Team IMT’s Manager for Policy Design and Implementation, Benjamin Silverman, collaborated with Sr. Green Building Planners Gurmeet Ghera and Micah Lang from the City of Vancouver’s Green Buildings Team, Sustainability Group, on their policy development efforts. Gurmeet and Micah answered some of our questions about the new Annual Greenhouse … Continued
New bylaw will be responsible for an estimated 20% carbon emissions reduction needed to meet City’s 2030 goals. On July 20, 2022 the Vancouver City Council adopted the 2022 Annual Greenhouse Gas and Energy Limits Bylaw. This bylaw will require larger commercial and multifamily buildings in Vancouver to submit a report annually on their energy … Continued
Lotte explains the real estate implications of the 2022 IPCC report on climate change
This map highlights Canadian policies for existing buildings.
Report on the evolution of the European regulatory framework for buildings efficiency as part of meeting the Paris Agreement
This report informs EU audiences on the status of recovery measures in the U.S. that can move the country towards meeting its climate commitments
COP26 fell short, but investors, real estate and construction companies have the power to act fast on climate.
An interview with Joyce Lee on why museum energy use matters to climate change and decarbonization
Building systems emit more than just carbon. What to cut now and how it matters for climate action.
This year marks the 25th anniversary of IMT’s founding. We’re beginning 2021 with an interview of David Goldstein, our founding board chair, and Adam Hinge, our current board chair.