We need a national retrofit code sooner, rather than later

Blog (link) September 2021


  • Canadian's can expect Alterations to Existing Buildings, our national retrofit code in 2030.
  • This timeline stands in contrast to the Pan-Canadian Framework on Clean Growth and Climate Change which committed to developing a model code for existing buildings by 2022.
  • To achieve net-zero emissions by 2050, we need to accelerate the development of the Alterations for Existing Buildings and align our model codes with our national climate goals.