TORONTO, May 25, 2022 /CNW/ – The Livmore High Park, one of GWL Realty Advisors’ newest residential communities, has achieved LEED® Gold Certification under the New Construction and Major Renovations (v2009) Green Building Rating System.
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This LEED® Gold Certification is a testament to GWLRA’s commitment to sustainability within our portfolio. For this project, as with many others, energy efficiency was a top priority throughout the design and construction process.
“The initial target for the project was LEED® Silver, yet the team challenged the status quo and pushed for the next level of certification, LEED® Gold,” said Adam SchneidermanSenior Vice President, Development. “This outcome was only possible due to the commitment and hard work of our development team, our partner EllisDon, and our extraordinary design team, including Zeidler, RJC, MBII, MCW, PMA, Figure 3, and Morrison-Hershfield.”
To achieve LEED® Gold, the project team integrated several conservation measures into the design process which sets the building up for a 35% energy savings, 38% energy cost savings, and 50% greenhouse gas emissions reduction compared to a conventional purpose-built rental building of a similar size. Some of the measures taken to reduce energy and …