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EcoSmart Foundation: Promotion Of Sustainable Technology Innovations
EcoSmart Foundation a Canadian non-profit organization offers activities and projects promoting technical solutions and innovations for a sustainable economy. Projects include EcoSmart concrete, Sustainable Condo, Building Performance Evaluation, and Sustainable Building Technology Cluster.

EDRS: BC Green Design Resource Group
BC EcoDesign Resource Society promotes environmentally responsible green design, planning and development practices through research, education and communication.

GBI: US Industry Alliance Promoting Green Building
Green Building Initiative is a US not for profit organization whose mission is to accelerate the adoption of building practices that result in energy-efficient, healthier and environmentally sustainable buildings by promoting credible and practical green building approaches for residential and commercial construction.

ILFI: International Living Future Institute
International Living Future Institute is a non-governmental organization dedicated to the creation of a truly sustainable built environment in all countries around the world.

Light House Sustainable Building Centre: BC Society For Green Resources
Light House Sustainable Building Centre, located in Vancouver, is an enterprising non-profit society dedicated to advancing and catalyzing sustainability in British Columbia's built environment.

SBC: Sustainable Buildings Canada
Sustainable Buildings Canada seeks to educate, support and empower building professional and policy makers in Canada by showcasing design and operational principles through design charrettes, the Green Building Festival, listing of certified green buildings, and targeted communications.

AIA: Architects Committee On Environment & Sustainability
American Institute of Architects committee advances sustainable design practices that integrate built and natural systems and enhance both the design quality and environmental performance of the built environment.

CaGBC: Canada Green Building Council
Canada Green Building Council offers links to research, standards, funding, renewable energy, IAQ, materials, water resources, life cycle assessment, economics, & many other green sites.

CRGBC: Alaska, Washington, Oregon & BC Green Building Coalition
Cascadia Green Building Coalition promotes design, construction and operation of buildings that are environmentally responsible, profitable and healthy places to live and work in Alaska, Oregon, Washington and British Columbia.

Northwest EcoBuilding Guild: Association Of Green Building Advocates
Northwest EcoBuilding Guild a Seattle based association of builders, designers, homeowners, tradespeople, manufacturers, suppliers and others interested in ecologically sustainable building.

USGBC: US Green Building Council
US Green Building Council represents every sector of the building industry that is working to promote buildings that are environmentally responsible, profitable, and healthy places to live and work.
Clubs & Networks

Innovation Network: UK Green Building Best Practice Network
UK Innovation Network exists to facilitate the sharing of best practice and discussion between both private and public sector organisations.

Archemy Consulting: David Rousseau BC Environmental Consulting Company
Archemy Consulting a BC environmental consulting company specializing in green buildings, green urban planning and related programs and education.

Integrated Designs: BC Sustainable Project Management Consultants
Integrated Designs is a facilities management engineering company, who assist owners, architects and facilities managers in improving the total life cycle cost of developing, operating and maintaining facilities.

Recollective: BC Green Building Consultants
Recollective is a green building and community consulting firm, with service offerings based on their experience and sustainability values. They are a dedicated team of green building professionals committed to delivering exceptional service, respect for all, and with a passion for helping achieve positive change in communities.

Stantec: BC Consultants On Sustainability
Stantec provides professional consulting services in planning, engineering, architecture, interior design, landscape architecture, surveying, environmental sciences, project management, and project economics for infrastructure and facilities projects.

AEEREP: US Association of Energy & Environmental Real Estate Professionals
Association of Energy and Environmental Real Estate Professionals is the US professional association providing green market education to the real estate community.

Ecobroker: US Certification & Information For Green Realtors
US EcoBroker provides energy and environmental information for the real estate industry, and manages the Certified EcoBroker green real estate training program.

II: Do Realtors Get Sustainable Construction?
Insulation Institute says a new report from the National Association of Realtors looks at realtors’ knowledge of sustainability in the industry and provides insights into the extent to which green features appeal to buyers.

RMI: Home Energy Performance Will Become Key to Real Estate Success
Rocky Mountain Institute says real estate professionals should enhance their home energy performance capabilities in today's evolving residential market, or risk falling behind those who do.

NRC: Sustainable Built Environment Research Programs
Natural Resources Canada through their Sustainable Built Environment research program focuses on three objectives of environmental compatibility, economic viability and social responsibility (often described as people, planet and prosperity), in the context of the built environment for both buildings and urban infrastructure.

VEC: Vancouver Green Buildings Market Research
Vancouver Economic Commission has launched the Green Building Market Forecast, a report quantifying the potential economic impact of the BC Energy Step Code in Metro Vancouver.
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