Marine Sanchez | C.Eng., CPHD, M.Eng., M.Sc.

Energy and Sustainability Analyst

As an Energy and Sustainability Analyst, Marine plays an important role in delivering RDH’s Energy and Sustainability services across Canada. Marine’s primary focus is in consulting on the design, construction, and certification of Passive House buildings. She is also one of nine Passive House Institute Accredited Building Certifiers in Canada and has been involved in a variety of projects ranging from feasibility studies to the retrofits of existing buildings.

She has extensive experience in supporting the delivery of high-performance buildings in both Europe and Canada. She guides project teams through the process of achieving Passive House towards certification. Her work also extends to assisting with new industry leading developments such as the University of Victoria Passive House Student Dining & Residences.

In addition to her consulting work, Marine is dedicated to educating the industry about high performance building practices. She has served trainer in the Passive House community in the United Kingdom and Canada since 2013. She also supports various levels of government in implementing policies, including the City of Toronto’s Zero Emissions Buildings Framework.

Before moving to Canada, Marine was a Principal at one of the pioneering Passive House firms in England.