Asset Owners / Builders / Operators :
Strategic Planning & Community Resilience: Zizzo Strategy provides strategic advice to assist the YMCA of Greater Toronto in developing and implementing its climate resiliency vision, including its integrated climate and energy sustainability master plan. Zizzo Strategy team members have identified opportunities, managed partnerships and coordinated projects for the YMCA relating to renewable energy generation, energy efficiency retrofits, biofuel, vermiculture composting, urban farming, electric vehicle infrastructure and emergency preparedness. Zizzo Strategy team members have also facilitated the integration of resiliency building, innovative and smart-city technologies into the YMCA’s new Cooper Koo YMCA facility on Cherry Street in Toronto’s new waterfront Canary District.
LEED & Life Cycle Analysis: Zizzo Strategy engineers have proven experience in developing high-performance green buildings and smart and sustainable neighborhoods across Canada and Europe. Team members have contributed to dozens of high-profile LEED projects. We have helped clients understand the impact of design optimization and material substitutions for lower carbon developments using advanced life cycle assessment methodologies. Zizzo Strategy brings a wealth of international experience and perspective, having worked with other innovative green building performance indicators, rating systems and benchmarks across Europe, including BREEAM, DGNB, Passive House and Active House.