Project guide

The City of Yellowknife, NT, won a 2018 Sustainable Communities Award for implementing an innovative shared biomass heating system that reduces costs and GHG emissions. This guide is based on their experience and explains how to develop a high-quality sustainability project. It’s designed for municipal staff and decision makers, and contains award-winning strategies and questions to help your community get started on your own initiative. Discover best practices that can help your municipality:

  • Transition to renewable energy sources
  • Lower costs by increasing energy efficiency
  • Secure support from stakeholders
  • Stimulate local economic development
  • Measure and track project performance

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Want to learn more about this award-winning project? Read the case study.

2019 Federation of Canadian Municipalities