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Building green in Nanaimo

Building green in Nanaimo

The Regional District of Nanaimo is hosting several Green Building Workshops and Open Houses in June.

If you are planning to build or renovate a house in Nanaimo over the next year you might wish to participate in one or all of these open houses or free workshops.  The following topics will be covered:

  • The environmental impacts development can have on your property and surrounding landscape.
  • A look at alternative systems that could bring your project closer to producing energy, harvesting rainwater and recycling grey water.
  • Learn about  cost-effective ways to reduce your project's environmental footprint.

Building green in NanaimoThe RDN will also be offering Green Building Open Houses

These open houses are a great opportunity to visit and view a selected number of innovative green buildings and houses in our region. Learn first-hand how various sustainability measures are incorporated into the design and construction of these projects.


For additional information on building green in Nanaimo and on these workshops and open houses visit



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