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Sustainability Story


Doing Green Better

A prime example of forward-thinking urban development, The Well creates a seamless coexistence of office, retail and residential uses with an overall focus on environmental sustainability. Registered under the LEED® green building rating system, The Well has acheived LEED® Platinum certification. The project is founded on a culmination of thoughtful additions that elevate the area exponentially. The Well is more than the sum of its parts. It’s the best of them, amplified.

LEED Platinum Certification

The LEED® Platinum Certification is the highest level of recognition for green building practices, and we are proud to be at the forefront of sustainable development in Toronto.

Platinum Wired Certification

The number and size of the incoming communication ducts into the building have been appropriately specified in the building design to ensure the that the site is able to meet tenants’…

Thermal storage system constructed

Thermal System

The Well is built, quite literally, on a foundation of sustainability. The Well’s development team collaborated with Enwave Energy Corporation (Enwave) to expand the existing Deep Lake Water…

The Well Lobby Reclaimed Douglas Fir Pieces Process Photo

Site-Reclaimed Timber

Take a seat and be transported to our past! Toronto-based furniture designer, Brothers Dressler, repurposed our salvaged timber from the former buildings and turned them into modern-day…

rooftop rain barrel with hose

Rainwater Harvesting System

Using harvested rainwater for landscape irrigation is the perfect and natural solution to dramatically reduce potable water use.