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Welcome to the
Rideau Valley
Conservation Centre
Ottawa's most environmentally-friendly building
The Rideau Valley Conservation Authority has been caring for the environment
for over 40 years. Part of our commitment to the environment includes
respecting the ecosystem we operate in and lessening our impact on it.
That’s why, it is only natural for us to build a “green” building —
one that saves energy, improves efficiency and reduces waste.

The Rideau Valley Conservation Centre is certified by the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) system at a Gold Level standard. LEED is considered to be the worldwide standard in measuring building environmental sustainability. The Conservation Centre is abuilding that demonstrates a commitment to sustainability by meeting higher performance standards in environmental responsibility and energy efficiency.