Infrastructure

Addressing Carbon Debt
Addressing Carbon Debt 600 400 Mantle

Ryan Zizzo explains what key steps can be taken to minimize embodied carbon in infrastructure construction and outlines some global best practices for addressing the carbon debt of Canada’s buildings. Read more.

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Stormwater Management in Ontario: Legal Issues in a Changing Climate
Stormwater Management in Ontario: Legal Issues in a Changing Climate 600 400 Mantle

The rise in extreme weather events in Ontario and resulting strain on municipal infrastructure have brought increased attention to stormwater management at all orders of government. Recent class action lawsuits against municipalities, conservation authorities and the Province for flooding, both after extreme rainfall events and on a recurring basis due to alleged systematic problems, are…

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