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Planning Commissioner Stephen Koenig cited the Southeast False Creek development in Vancouver, Canada as “the best example I’ve seen of designing and constructing new roof surfaces for: humans (terraces); storm water (vegetative roof); power generation (photovoltaic [i.e., solar panels]); not mechanical equipment (district energy [i.e., heating and cooling from central plant shared by multiple buildings in a block or district]).”

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‘Challenge of Our Generation’ in Alexandria

Planning Commission approves stricter building, open space regulations, citing climate change.



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