Learn about the latest version of the Green Buildings Strategy September 9, 2022.
Learn how Community Power and Takla NaLearn how Community Power and Takla Nation are taking a practical approach to developing a Multi-Year Housing Upgrade Plan to unlock funding for large-scale housing and energy efficiency renovations in Takla Landing. We’ll highlight how we’re taking a partnership approach to moving from energy and housing assessments through to construction, ensuring quality workmanship throughout.
The use of Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) financing is expanding across Canada with a current focus on existing residential buildings. This starting point makes sense as it enables broad accessibility, but it also raises the question: What is the potential application for new construction? This presentation will share insights gained from an early investigation of using PACE financing for new homes in Alberta. The session will also provide an opportunity for attendees to explore how PACE could be used across the country to accelerate the uptake of energy efficiency in new construction.
Launched in September 2021, Efficiency Manitoba’s Innovation Fund supports new and innovative energy-efficient technologies and approaches in the Manitoba market. It provides funding for near-term pilot projects and partnerships to reduce common barriers to emerging energy-efficient technologies and strategies and looks ahead to efficiency opportunities that can contribute to meeting our electricity and natural gas savings targets in future years. Learn about the fund design process, the application process, and the projects that we are funding after the first two application intake periods.
Efficiency Canada’s latest report compares Canadian province and American state energy efficiency program savings and spending. We benchmarked metrics from the latest Canadian and American energy efficiency scorecards. In today’s webinar, the authors walk you through the results and provide some policy context that explains why provinces continue to lag leading American states
This presentation will summarize the key takeaways from OPEN’s and Vancity’s recently released report, and their structural recommendations for policy makers, retrofit and incentive program designers, and others with an interest in driving rapid and effective change.