This report by SNC Lavalin from March 2021 recommends key actions necessary for Canada to achieve a “net zero” greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 2050. Emphasis is placed on design, engineering, construction, operations, and maintenance, combined with a fundamental transformation of societal behaviours and lifestyles, to reduce carbon emissions. An overview of emerging technologies to achieve the “net zero” goal is presented.
Keywords: Architecture/Engineering, Association, Communications, Connected/ EV Vehicles, Construction, Controls/Sensors, Energy Management, Intelligent Building, Internet of Things (IoT), Cybersecurity/Privacy, Natural Gas, Processors/Semiconductors, Protocols/Standards

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