Zero emissions home retrofits

Single family homes account for about 15% of all emissions in Vancouver, mostly from burning fossil fuels for heating and hot water.

To achieve our Climate Emergency Action Plan targets, we need to retrofit existing homes to reduce emissions to zero before 2050. 

Steps to reducing emissions in your home

Get support for your renovation

Ready to renovate? Review our permits and process needed for a successful home renovation and what energy requirements may be required as part of your home renovation in Vancouver.