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Pointe-Nord neighbourhood:
What is a Green Community?

As a Green Community, Pointe-Nord incorporates a wide range of sustainable initiatives which includinge:

  • LEED certified buildings
  • Energy efficient buildings that use renewable sources of energy (eg. geothermal).
  • Use of recycled materials to build roads and public infrastructure.
  • Proximity to retail and public transport
  • A storm water management system that will reduce pressure on the municipality's sewer network.
  • Use of native and droughtresistant plants in landscaping reducing the water consumption and the use of pesticides.
  • High energy efficiency lighting in public spaces.
  • And much more

Proment’s green commitment

Proment has committed itself to develop green projects that are more energy efficient, healthier to live in and more environmentally sustainable. The result should enable the residents to save money on utility bills, breathe cleaner, healthier air and live in a more ecologically responsible manner. Le Vistal I & II, Evolo 1 and 2 are the first and only residential high-rises in Quebec to have achieved LEED Gold Certification.

Proment’s commitment goes further as the Pointe-Nord neighbourhood master plan received LEED ND Gold (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design New Development) certification from the U.S. Green Building Council, making it one of the few green neighbourhoods in Canada.