Guide to Low Thermal Energy Demand for Large Buildings

The new guide aims to broaden the understanding of how high-rise residential buildings can meet stricter levels of performance, such as Passive House, BC Energy Step Code, City of Vancouver Zero Emission Building Plan and City of Toronto Zero Emissions Building Framework.

This guide has a focus on current Canadian code requirements, construction practices and tested systems.

The Low TEDI Guide provides concepts that apply broadly and offer a starting point for the integrated design of Low TEDI buildings.  We’ve compiled a chapter-by-chapter summary to get you started…

Date Published: 2018

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