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Diving into ENERGY STAR® – Enbridge Builder Workshop in Burlington (FREE)

March 5 @ 8:30 am - 12:30 pm

Join us for an engaging and informative “town hall” style builder workshop, focused on the advantages of building to the ENERGY STAR®® for New Homes (ESNH) standard.

Led by industry expert and consultant, Gord Cooke, this event is set up to help the local building industry find a direct path between building code changes, high-performance buildings, and municipal sustainability requirements.

What to Expect
This is a NO COST half-day (4-hour) forum with expert presentations, experiential panels, and an opportunity for Q&A with industry experts. Learn how building to ENERGY STAR®® can help you stay ahead of building code changes and hear from an Energy Advisor from A&J Energy Consultants and one of our local builders about their experience in adopting ESNH as a standard building practice and how to overcome barriers and challenges to achieve success.


Click the link below to register and reserve your spot! 

Tuesday, March 5 – Burlington (Burlington Golf & Country Club)  *hot breakfast & mid-morning break provided


Course Content

  • Update on how Ontario is adopting the harmonized NBC
  • Overview of advanced building science
  • ESNH Technical Specifications
  • ESNH Sales & Marketing
  • Benefits of energy efficient design and construction
  • Strategies for cost-effective high-performance building practices
  • Selling and marketing advantages of high-performance homes
  • How using voluntary programs like ESNH can be used as a tool to achieve carbon reduction goals and address affordability
  • Barriers and challenges that prevent builders from building high-performance homes


Who Should Attend

This workshop is well suited for Builders • Contractors • Sustainability Managers • Site Supervisors • Trades • Energy Advisors • Architects • Designers • Renovators • Project Managers • Developers


March 5
8:30 am - 12:30 pm
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Burlington Golf & Country Club
422 North Shore Blvd E
Burlington, Ontario L7T 1W9 Canada
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