Electricity Sector

Canada Electricity Generation and Transmission Sectors’ Action and Awareness
Canada Electricity Generation and Transmission Sectors’ Action and Awareness 600 400 Mantle

This primer provides an overview of the concept of embodied carbon and describes how life cycle assessment (LCA) can be used to calculate and minimize life cycle GHG impacts from construction projects. It draws on the lessons learned from a recent case study that calculated the embodied carbon of a new commercial building in Toronto…

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