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|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.
|05 Mar, 2014||
Community Energy and Emissions Inventory Initiative - update
On February 20, 2014, the 2007-2010 The Community Energy and Emissions Inventory (CEEI) Reports were updated to reflect the latest available information.
The CEEI Working Group continues to look to local government staff and other users of the reports to help verify the data.
Some minor refinements to the methodology have been made and where appropriate, 2007 CEEI estimates have been adjusted to reflect this.
|03 Mar, 2014||
Kelowna's Climate Action Plans
Learn why Kelowna's planning is award winning, healthy and saves money.
|18 Feb, 2014||
LED Street Lights Across B.C.
The Province of B.C., BC Hydro and representatives from local governments are collaborating to offer a suite of tools and services to assist with the adoption of Light Emitting Diode (LED) Street Lights.
|13 Feb, 2014||
Coldstream Achieves Carbon Neutrality in 2013
The District of Coldstream is one of 180 BC Municipalities that signed the Climate Action Charter, pledging to be operationally carbon neutral by 2012. Coldstream is proud to announce it has achieved Carbon Neutrality in 2013!
|06 Feb, 2014||
LED Street Lights Across B.C. Program
The Province of B.C., BC Hydro and representatives from local governments are collaborating to offer this suite of tools and services to assist with the adoption of LED Street Lights.
|30 Jan, 2014||
Nakusp Completes New Microhydro Power Plant
Nakusp Completes New Microhydro Power Plant and utilizes green technology to generate revenue for generations to come!