North Vancouver

North Vancouver updated its building regulation laws to require all-electric spaces and water heating.

Main thoroughfare Lonsdale Avenue with Mount Fromme in the background
By Flying Penguin, CC BY-SA 3.0

In November of 2020, the City of North Vancouver unanimously passed changes to its Construction Regulation Bylaw, requiring buildings that are three stories or smaller to either meet Step 5 energy efficiency requirements – the highest step in the BC energy step code – or meet Step 4 requirements plus Emissions Levels 4 of the Zero Carbon Step Code.

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