Loading Events

« All Events

Virtual Event Virtual Event
  • This event has passed.
EA: Certificate Programs, EA: Webinars and Workshops

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

March 27 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Virtual Event Virtual Event

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!

Wednesday, March 27 – Virtual (online via Zoom)


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 27
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Event Categories: