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How you can help make Vancouver greener

We can do a lot to ensure we achieve our Greenest City goals and targets, but there are also limits. That is why we need strong and effective partnerships with all organizations in Vancouver that have a key role in greening the city. This includes other levels of:

  • Government
  • Non-profit organizations
  • Businesses
  • Social enterprises
  • You

Programs to help you go green

Programs to help reduce your footprint

Find out about financial incentives for making energy efficient improvements to your home and other programs for reducing carbon footprint.

Track your building's energy use

Energy benchmarking for large buildings

Track and record a building's energy use and compare it with that of other buildings similar in size and function.

Opportunities for students interested in sustainability

Opportunities for students

We partner with local colleges and universities to help prepare the next generation of sustainability leaders. View opportunities available.

Volunteer opportunities that help make Vancouver green

Green volunteer opportunities

Get a list of Vancouver-area organizations who rely on volunteers to improve our environment and help make the city a better place for all of us to live.

Share your thoughts, stories, and get news

Tell us what you think about our next steps. Celebrate how far we’ve come by sharing your stories. Imagine Vancouver as a city powered entirely by renewable energy. .

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Last modified: Mon, 22 Jun 2015 15:39:20

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