Selected Published Articles

Promoting the Conbservation Conversation – Canadian Property Management – December 2018
The Past, Present and Future of Energy Conservation in Ontario – Energy Regulation Quarterly – June 2015
Friendly Rivalry Underpins Toronto’s Energy Challenge – Canadian Property Management – April 2013
Enhancing Outcomes Through Energy Performance Contracts: Transferring the risks of hospital retrofits through EPCs – Canadian Healthcare Facilities – Summer 2013
Corporate Sustainability in Business Strategy & Sustainability (2012)

World ESCO Outlook: Canada – 2012
Demand Response: An important component of electricity conservation – Building Strategies & Sustainability – Fall 2012
Great Saves: Seven projects prove retrofits are far less daunting when the energy savings contract is tied to successful performance – Alternatives magazine – Spring 2012
Green Buildings in China: Observations of a booming nation – Business Strategies & Sustainability – Spring 2012
It’s Not So Hard Being Green: Energy, climate change and the responsibility of directors – Institute of Corporate Directors magazine, March 2012
Growing Calls for Zero Energy Buildings – Sustainable Builder magazine – Spring 2011
Water is Liquid Energy – Sustainable Builder Magazine – Fall 2011
Building Codes and Voluntary Programs Make Ontario New Home Builders Leaders in Energy Efficiency – Sustainable Builder magazine – Fall 2011
No Cost Energy Retrofits in the MUSH Sector – Summer 2011 – Sustainable Builder magazine
Taking the Risks out of Retrofits – Winter 2010 Sustainable Builder Magazine
An Energy Plan for a Growing Community – Sustainable Builder magazine – Fall 2010
Creating a Culture of Conservation in Ontario: Approaches, Challenges and Opportunities, July 2009, Power & Energy Society. This paper, coauthored with Steven Norrie, summarizes Ontario’s approach to achieving its aggressive targets, the challenges being faced and the need for a change in cultural attitudes towards energy.
Conservation Zone Articles, Nov 2008 – January 2009. This series of articles and newspaper insert were published in over 100 daily and community papers across Ontario; a similar series of 16 articles and newspaper insert were also published in 2005/06.

The Importance of Leadership in Green Buildings, Builder/Architect Green Building Magazine, Fall 2008. This is one of a series of articles published in this magazine on green buildings.
Every Kilowatt Counts; Taking Action on Electricity Conservation, Corporate Knights Magazine, January 2008. This article is call for action on energy conservation.
Climate Change, Conservation and You, May 2006. This article makes the link between climate change and energy with specific actions individuals should take where they live, work and learn.