LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Certification® is the international mark of excellence for green and sustainable building, and Raymond Block is proud to be the first LEED Platinum Certified mixed-use, midrise building in Canada.
The Canada Green Building Council has created numerous standards that a building must meet in order to receive this prestigious certification. The assessment is made by a group of third-party experts who visit the construction site at various phases and rate the project on eight pre-determined categories of criteria.
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Raymond Block also received a 10-point bonus for home size adjustment.
What This Means
- Cost savings: Superior thermal insulation and airtightness reduces energy loss and electricity bills
- Reduced carbon footprint by consuming less water, electricity and natural resources
- Healthier and more comfortable living environment through superior air circulation, controlled humidity and VOC-free paint
- Thoughtfully positioned windows ensure greatest amount of natural heating and lighting