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Affordable housing providers in Canada navigate a challenging landscape, grappling with high upfront costs, funding complexities, regulatory hurdles, and the need to minimize tenant disruptions. These challenges can make embarking on energy efficiency projects seem overwhelming. Our Housing Providers’ Toolkit, developed with insights from experienced housing providers, offers practical solutions and guidance to tackle these challenges head-on.

This webinar explores how the Housing Providers’ Toolkit can transform your approach to affordable housing projects. Whether you're considering a retrofit or planning a new build, this toolkit is designed to demystify the complexities of energy efficiency and make your projects more viable and impactful.

This webinar was delivered in English with French simultaneous interpretation. 

Watch the webinar recording to:

  • Learn how to use the innovative project cash flow calculator and energy benchmarking tool
  • Understand how to evaluate the energy-saving potential for various housing projects, including retrofits and new builds
  • Develop a comprehensive understanding of the Housing Providers’ Toolkit in the context of your projects
  • Obtain practical strategies and clear steps for integrating energy efficiency into your housing efforts


  • Olivier Cappon, Senior Director, Canadian Institute for Energy Training (CIET)

FCM’s Sustainable Affordable Housing initiative is delivered through our Green Municipal Fund and funded by the Government of Canada.

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