BC’s Climate Adaptation Strategy: Wasting a Crisis

Author: Andrea Hedley

BC’s Climate Adaptation Strategy: Wasting a Crisis
23
Jun 2022

BC’s Climate Adaptation Strategy: Wasting a Crisis

BC's Climate Preparedness and Adaptation Strategy fails to address key extreme heat prevention recommendations.

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Extreme Heat Events: Prevention & Resilient Communities
07
Jun 2022

Extreme Heat Events: Prevention & Resilient Communities

As we approach the one-year anniversary of British Columbia’s record-setting heat dome, a new report by the BC Coroners Service, Extreme Heat and Human Mortality:..

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Overcoming Barriers to Prefab and Mass Timber Construction
30
May 2022

Overcoming Barriers to Prefab and Mass Timber Construction

Engaging building and local government stakeholders on overcoming barriers to prefabrication and mass timber construction.

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Life Is a Broadway
16
May 2022

Life Is a Broadway

On May 18, 2022, Vancouver City Council is considering the Broadway Plan, an ambitious plan to guide the next 30 years of growth along the..

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Addressing Metro 2050 Complexities
24
Mar 2022

Addressing Metro 2050 Complexities

A course correction for Metro 2050 Regional Growth Strategy: ensure policies support a vision for a sustainable, low carbon, climate resilient region.

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Thought Leaders’ Outlook 2022
31
Jan 2022

Thought Leaders’ Outlook 2022

Thought leaders on climate and cities share their high priority climate actions for 2022.

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Net Zero & High Performance Prefab Wood Construction
28
Jan 2022

Net Zero & High Performance Prefab Wood Construction

New project aims to characterize and solve the biggest local government barriers to mid-rise, mass timber construction: land use policies.

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MAKING METRO 2050 MATTER: CLIMATE, CONGESTION, AFFORDABILITY & PROSPERITY
27
Jan 2022

MAKING METRO 2050 MATTER: CLIMATE, CONGESTION, AFFORDABILITY & PROSPERITY

Renewable Cities recommends a course correction on sustainable land use in Metro Vancouver.

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Vancouver’s Making HOME Policy Can Address Multiple City Priorities
26
Jan 2022

Vancouver’s Making HOME Policy Can Address Multiple City Priorities

The proposed Making HOME policy has the potential to contribute to multiple city priorities: climate action, affordability, congestion management, neighbourhood revitalization and resilience.

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2021 YEAR IN REVIEW
22
Dec 2021

2021 YEAR IN REVIEW

In 2021, Renewable Cities advised local, provincial and federal governments on low-cost, high-impact climate policies to support the urban energy transition.

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