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Webinar recording

Webinar recording: Integrating Anti-Racism, Equity and Inclusion, and Reconciliation in GMF initiatives

Explore AREI+R's role in GMF initiatives for sustainable municipal development. Learn key strategies, insights, and socio-economic benefits.

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Webinar recording
Municipal and community buildings Municipal and community buildings
energy Energy

Webinar recording: How to start reducing GHG emissions in community buildings

Watch the discussion on how to create a GHG reduction pathway for community buildings.

Building of the public library with solar panels
Case Study
Municipal fleet electrification Municipal fleet electrification
transportation Transportation

Case study: Updating municipal vehicles to lower emissions—and costs

The City of North Battleford, SK's analysis of its municipal fleet revealed opportunities for cost savings and progress towards net-zero, focusing on fleet optimization and electric vehicle feasibility.
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Case Study
land use Land Use

Case study: From brownfield to renewable energy site in one B.C. community

In collaboration with the Federal Gas Tax Fund, the District of Summerland B.C. embarked on a sustainable energy initiative, converting a brownfield site into a solar and storage facility.
An artist’s rendering of people at a viewpoint overlooking rows of solar panels surrounded by trees, in a landscape of arid hills
Case Study
land use Land Use

Case study: Two natural solutions to manage stormwater runoff

The City of Brampton, ON launched an initiative, introducing a school rain garden and roadside bioretention cells. This project aims to enhance stormwater management and boost environmental resilience.
A roadside garden with trees, grasses and mulch, with a drain visible that directs water from the street to the garden.
Case Study
energy | housing Energy | Housing

Case Study: An innovative path toward net-zero homes

Discover how Better Homes Ottawa leveraged a private-sector partnership to finance home energy-efficiency retrofits.
Aerial view od Ottawa Glebe Canal
Case Study
energy | housing Energy | Housing

Case study: How one affordable housing provider created a net zero strategy

Discover how Brightside, a Vancouver-based non-profit housing provider, is pioneering a net zero strategy to transform their building into sustainable, energy-efficient homes.
Side view of Brightside Community Home featuring a paved pathway leading to the entrance, two cars parked in front, and the building is nestled among hedges and trees
Case Study
energy Energy

Case study: Replacing oil furnaces with electric heat pumps in rural B.C.

In partnership with Ecotrust Canada, the Heiltsuk First Nation completed a pilot project to install high-efficiency ductless heat pumps in 37 homes.
An aerial view of the town of Bella Bella, showing buildings and a dock into the ocean as well as forest and mountains in the background
Case Study
Local energy generation Local energy generation
energy Energy

Case study: A novel approach to geothermal energy systems in Canada

Engineers found they could switch to an open-loop geothermal system, which can be more energy-efficient and cost-effective than a closed-loop system.
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Case Study
Community efficiency financing Community efficiency financing
energy | housing Energy | Housing

Case Study: Making Alberta homes more energy efficient

Find out how a group of Alberta municipalities teamed up to access Community Efficiency Financing and retrofit homes across multiple communities.
A group of solar panels on a roof, with leafy trees in the background.

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