Natural Resources Canada's online publication providing guidance in upgrading your home's energy efficiency.
Working Together Towards A Greener Future
The Green Home Guide is an important part of Edmonton’s ongoing effort to become a sustainable and resilient city.
Whether you’re buying a home, selling a home or completing renovations, Edmonton’s Green Home Guide can help you achieve a greener standard, lower utility bills and join other Edmontonians on the quest to become a carbon neutral city. To get started, you can download the complete Green Home Guide (3rd edition), or check out the sections that interest you.
For tips on how to green your everyday life, check out our companion book, Green Living Guide.
Green Home Guide Topics
- Home Size
- EnerGuide Rating System
- Building Envelope
- Home Heating
- Hot Water Heaters
- Green Rating Systems
- High-Efficiency Appliances
- Water Consumption
- Landscaping and Outdoor Environment
- Healthy Homes and Environment
- Solar Energy and Heating
- Other Green Innovations
- Glossary of Terms