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Zero-emission bus strategy could remove equivalent of 200,000 cars from B.C. roads
26
Nov 2018

Zero-emission bus strategy could remove equivalent of 200,000 cars from B.C. roads

TransLink’s renewable energy strategy could be a template for bus fleets throughout the province.

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Conference: State-City Collaboration on Clean Energy Transformations
13
Nov 2018

Conference: State-City Collaboration on Clean Energy Transformations

How can national, subnational and local governments collaborate on the clean energy transition? | May 29–30, 2019

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Metro Vancouver SkyTrain extension requires integrated land-use to be effective
08
Nov 2018

Metro Vancouver SkyTrain extension requires integrated land-use to be effective

We suggest minimum residential and job density thresholds, along with targets for greenhouse gas reductions.

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Event: 100% Renewable Transit – Seattle and Vancouver
06
Nov 2018

Event: 100% Renewable Transit – Seattle and Vancouver

What can we learn from two transit authorities transitioning to 100% RE? | Nov. 28, 2018

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TransLink, Metro Vancouver’s transit operator, sets 100% renewable energy target
05
Oct 2018

TransLink, Metro Vancouver’s transit operator, sets 100% renewable energy target

TransLink's renewables strategy will cut costs and greenhouse gas emissions.

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Urban momentum: Global Climate Action Summit 2018
17
Sep 2018

Urban momentum: Global Climate Action Summit 2018

Top local government highlights from San Francisco's international gathering.

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A clean growth strategy for British Columbia: Local governments at the forefront
04
Sep 2018

A clean growth strategy for British Columbia: Local governments at the forefront

Clean transportation and efficient buildings are key to affordability, health and climate.

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Renewable Cities to host workshop at Global Climate Action Summit
10
Jul 2018

Renewable Cities to host workshop at Global Climate Action Summit

Leading local governments to discuss the implementation of 100% RE on September 14 in San Francisco.

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Progress update: 100% renewable energy and Canadian cities
05
Jul 2018

Progress update: 100% renewable energy and Canadian cities

Ten Canadian municipalities have taken steps towards 100% RE.

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Renewable Energy Transition Strategies: Practical Innovations for Urban Areas
25
Jun 2018

Renewable Energy Transition Strategies: Practical Innovations for Urban Areas

SFU's Faculty of Environment and Renewable Cities to reconvene online course beginning fall 2018.

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