Stephen Carpenter

Founder Enermodal Engineering and CityCraft Ventures OwnerStephen Carpenter

Stephen Carpenter, P.Eng, is one of North America’s foremost green building pioneers. With three decades of experience at the helm of Canada’s largest green building consulting firm, Stephen has served as LEED, energy efficiency, and sustainability consultant on over 250 building and community projects. These range from the redevelopment of the Currie Barracks military base in Calgary to the design of his firm’s head office which uses 82% less energy and water than a conventionally designed office.

At CityCraft, Stephen brings a strong technical understanding of how buildings work as well as how buildings can be more successfully integrated into communities to encourage liveable cities and smart energy use.



  • Sustainable, integrated design facilitation
  • Energy-efficient building design
  • Sustainable sites and communities
  • LEED for buildings and communities rating systems
  • Renewal and community energy systems


Leadership and Recognition

  • Past President and Founder of Enermodal Engineering
  • Technical Advisory Group Chair for the Canada Green Building Council 2004-2013
  • Order of Canada, the country’s highest civilian honour
  • LEED Fellow
  • Entrepreneur of the Year, Professional Engineers of Ontario
  • Exceptional Service Award, Canada Green Building Council
  • Gold Alumni Award, University of Waterloo, Faculty of Engineering
  • President’s Award, Ontario Building Envelope Council
  • Lifetime Achievement Award, Sustainable Buildings Canada


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