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Ten Quebec municipalities are adding electric cars to their fleets, which will also be shared with the community. This innovative program will also develop a “green route”.
  • Climate change
  • Energy
  • Environment
  • Recreation and culture
  • Sustainability
  • Transportation
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Saint John City Market in New Brunswick is Canada’s oldest farmer’s market and a national historic site; it will soon undergo infrastructure renewal and a large-scale energy retrofit.
  • Climate change
  • Economic development
  • Energy
  • Environment
  • Infrastructure
  • Recreation and culture
  • Sustainability
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To improve energy efficiency and identify economic opportunities for renewable energy generation, Quatsino First Nation, BC, created a community energy plan.
  • Asset management
  • Climate change
  • Energy
  • Environment
  • Sustainability
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To meet greenhouse-gas reduction targets and cut utility costs, the City of Toronto considered solar, wind, geothermal and waste-to-energy options for heating, cooling and lighting its 2,215 community housing buildings.
  • Energy
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The City of Yellowknife's Biomass District Energy System is the 2018 winner in the energy category of FCM's Sustainable Communities Awards. Watch the video and read the case study to learn more about this project. Download our guide below to get started on a similar project in your community.
  • Energy
  • Sustainability
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Unlike provinces in southern Canada, the northern territories spend proportionately more on heating to cope with a demanding climate. With higher costs come higher emissions, so it's easy to see why the City of Yellowknife focused on energy to meet its GHG reduction targets and to reduce costs.
  • Climate change
  • Energy
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Since adopting its corporate GHG reduction plan in 2010, the City of Nelson has undertaken full and partial building retrofits, green fleet initiatives, and staff and stakeholder engagement workshops.
  • Climate change
  • Energy
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In 2005, the Government of Ontario released the Places to Grow Act, allowing it to designate geographic regions that need further development to accommodate projected population growth.
  • Climate change
  • Energy
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