|Green roof at Mountain Equipment Coop, Toronto, Canada. Image Credit: Sookie via Flickr and Wikipedia.|
According to the Canada Green Building Council (CaGBC), there are currently 145 Certified, 316 Silver, 447 Gold, and 92 Platinum buildings rated by LEED in Canada. These projects range from family homes and condominium buildings to schools and even sports arenas. Even shopping malls and retail outlets have joined the green construction trend.