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|18 Sep, 2014||
Develop with Care 2014: Environmental Guidelines for Urban and Rural Land Development in British Columbia
The Develop with Care Guidelines are updated for 2014
|02 Sep, 2014||
Separated Bike Lane Design - Video
This video describes the urban design of the City of Vancouver's successful Separated Bicycle Lanes Program.
|27 Aug, 2014||
2014 Climate & Energy Action Award Shortlist
The Community Energy Association, Union of BC Municipalities, BC Hydro, FortisBC and the Province are pleased to present the 15 outstanding applications for the 2014 Climate & Energy Action Awards!
|13 Aug, 2014|
|05 Aug, 2014||Community-Wide Climate Action Planning - Resources|
|31 Jul, 2014||
Climate Action Lists
Download Climate Action Lists for ideas of actions to consider undertaking in your own community:
|23 Jul, 2014||
LED Lights to Brighten B.C. Streets
Shared Services BC introduces a new procurement program to support the purchase of energy efficient LED street lighting. B.C. Corporate Supply Arrangements (CSAs) for LED street light luminaires are now available for all eligible public sector organizations that need street lights.
|10 Jul, 2014||
Climate Action Tools for Asset Management: Toolkit Summer E-News
Check out the latest climate action tools on the Toolkit.
|02 Jul, 2014|
|18 Jun, 2014||The climate is changing — are you ready?|
|16 Jun, 2014||
Community-Based Renewable Energy in BC - A Snapshot
This guide includes tables highlighting different sources of renewable energy in BC, their end use, supportive policies and incentives, barriers and status.
|29 May, 2014||
District Energy Inventory For Canada
The 2013 District Energy Inventory for Canada presents a snapshot of the thermal energy network across the country.
|29 May, 2014||
Small-Scale Biomass District Heating Handbook
The purpose of this handbook is to support a growing number of small communities across British Columbia and Alberta interested in making a business case for biomass district heating (DH).
|06 May, 2014||
2014 Climate & Energy Action Awards
The Community Energy Association (CEA), BC Ministry of Community, Sport and Cultural Development, BC Ministry of Environment - Climate Action Secretariat, BC Hydro, FortisBC and the Union of BC Municipalities are pleased to invite all local governments in British Columbia to participate in the 2014 Climate & Energy Action Awards competition.
|29 Apr, 2014||
Examples of Alternative Fleet Options
Check out how are BC local governments are providing alternative fleet options to staff.
|16 Apr, 2014||
Toolkit E-News: Building Climate Change Resilience
The latest Toolkit E-News is now available here, with news on:
|31 Mar, 2014||
Sea Level Rise Adaptation Primer
A resource for local governments and land management authorities, providing information on a range of tools that can be used as part of a sea level rise adaptation strategy. The Primer identifies 21 such tools and a broad array of applications.
|27 Mar, 2014||
Innovations in Stormwater Management Video Series
Innovative Stormwater Management at the Neighbourhood Scale: This video covers parking lot and road designs, as well as bioswales, detention ponds, constructed wetlands and associated issues with mosquitoes.
|26 Mar, 2014||
Integrated Resource Recovery Inventory and Case Studies Updated
Integrated Resource Recovery (IRR) is an approach and a set of
|11 Mar, 2014||
Capital Regional District Regional Pedestrian & Cycling Masterplan with Design Guidelines
The CRD Pedestrian and Cycling Masterplan (PCMP) identifies guidelines, policies and standards for providing universal pedestrian accessibility, bicycle and pedestrian trip enhancement facilities such as bicycle parking and integration with transit.