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CHBA Announces Members Of Net Zero Energy Housing Council

December 11, 2014

An Action Plan for Net Zero Energy Housing in Canada Moves Forward

Ottawa, ON  On December 9, 2014 the CHBA Board Executive Committee approved the 2015 members of the Association’s Net Zero Energy Housing Council (NZC). The NZC supports innovation in our industry with the goal of creating a market advantage for builder and renovator members pursuing Net Zero Energy performance. The Council’s work will help to meet the housing aspirations of Canadians, and renew Canadian leadership in high performance housing.

The CHBA is proud to recognize the Founding Members of the Net Zero Energy Housing Council:

Management Committee Members Rheem Canada
Avalon Master Builder Union Gas Limited
Building Knowledge Canada VELUX Canada Inc.
Coleman-Dias³ Construction Inc.
Denim Homes Inc. Builder/Renovator Members
Habitat Studio Brookfield Residential
Insightful Healthy Homes Inc. Corvinelli Homes Ltd.
Landmark Group of Builders Doug Tarry Homes
Minto Group Effect Home Builders Ltd.
RDC Fine Homes Inc. Naikoon Contracting Ltd.
Wrighthaven Homes Ltd. North Ridge Development
Quiniscoe Homes Ltd.
Sponsor Members Sean
Owens Corning Canada Sloot Construction Ltd.
All Weather Windows Sonbuilt Custom Homes Ltd.
Dettson Industries Steve Snider Construction Inc.
Enbridge Gas Distribution
JELD-WEN of Canada Academia Members
Nova Scotia Community College
General Members SAIT Polytechnic GBT Access Centre
BASF Canada
BC Hydro Ex-Officio Members
Canadian Wood Council CMHC
City of Calgary NRCan CanmetENERGY
Canadian Manufactured Housing Institute NRCan OEE
Cosella-Dorken CHBA Board/Executive Committee
Council of ICF Industries CHBA Manufacturers’ Council
EnerQuality CHBA Technical Research Committee
Icynene Inc. CHBA Canadian Renovators’ Council
Lafarge Eastern Canada CHBA Professional Development Committee
NAIMA Canada CHBA National Marketing Committee


Consistent with the CHBA Strategic Priority to Advance Innovation, the mandate of this self-funding Council is to deliver services that will support members’ voluntary adoption of Net Zero Energy (NZE) housing. Members were selected for their demonstrated competence and experience in NZE or R-2000 Housing as well as their knowledge or capability in specialized areas important to the advancement of NZE Housing.


Since 1943, the Canadian Home Builders' Association has been "the voice of Canada's residential construction industry"—one of the most vital and enterprising industries in Canada. Representing more than 8,500 member firms across Canada, CHBA members represent every part of Canada's housing industry - home builders, renovators, land developers, trade contractors, product and material manufacturers, building product suppliers, lending institutions, insurance providers, service professionals and others.


Sonja Winkelmann

Director, Net Zero Energy Housing

Canadian Home Builders' Association

613.230.3060 x235