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Have you ever wondered what makes a green building green? A new discovery centre proposes to answer this question. The Centre d'interprétation sur le bâtiment durable is located in Equiterre's new shared headquarters, the Centre for Sustainable Development (better known by its official name, the Maison du développement durable), a demonstration green building in Montreal's...
Actualité - 2 October 2012 - Tag : Green construction, Sustainable building
An Écomusée du fier monde exhibit on sustainable cities travels to Sherbrooke. The focus is on three themes: housing transportation consumption At the Musée de la nature et de sciences de Sherbrooke, 225, rue Frontenac, Sherbrooke. Open Wednesday to Sunday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Info: AmiEs de la Terre de l'Estrie, (819) 562-4413. Entrance is free!
The Centre for Sustainable Development (better known by its official name, Maison du développement durable) has added a sustainability directory to its website. It features more than 550 links organized into eight categories:
The Centre for Sustainable Development, better known by its official name, Maison du développement durable (MDD), is the demonstration green building that we share with other like-minded organizations. It has several activities for visitors this summer, including two photo exhibits and a community picnic. Basically, if you're in town, consider yourself invited. 
The Cœur des sciences de l’UQAM is organizing a summer walking tour with a stop at the Centre for Sustainable Development (better known by its French name, Maison du développement durable). Immerse yourself in some of the city's "highest" greenery:
Événement - 18 June 2012 - Tag : Green roof, Miscellaneous, Sustainable building, Urban planning
The Cœur des sciences de l’UQAM is organizing a summer walking tour with a stop at the Centre for Sustainable Development (better known by its French name, Maison du développement durable). Immerse yourself in some of the city's "highest" greenery:
Événement - 18 June 2012 - Tag : Green roof, Miscellaneous, Sustainable building, Urban planning
The Cœur des sciences de l’UQAM is organizing a summer walking tour with a stop at the Centre for Sustainable Development (better known by its French name, Maison du développement durable). Immerse yourself in some of the city's "highest" greenery:
Événement - 18 June 2012 - Tag : Green roof, Miscellaneous, Sustainable building, Urban planning
The Cœur des sciences de l’UQAM is organizing a summer walking tour with a stop at the Centre for Sustainable Development (better known by its French name, Maison du développement durable). Immerse yourself in some of the city's "highest" greenery:
Événement - 18 June 2012 - Tag : Green roof, Miscellaneous, Sustainable building, Urban planning
The Cœur des sciences de l’UQAM is organizing a summer walking tour with a stop at the Centre for Sustainable Development (better known by its French name, Maison du développement durable). Immerse yourself in some of the city's "highest" greenery:
Événement - 18 June 2012 - Tag : Green roof, Living wall, Miscellaneous, Sustainable building, Walking tour
Did you know that our new home, the Centre for Sustainable Development, is more than just a demonstration green building? It also has a social mission! That's why you'll find cabinets in our kitchen made by Boulet vers, a social insertion organization that teaches woodworking skills to troubled youth.  And that is not the only indication in the kitchen of the Centre's...