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November 9, 2021
The City of Vancouver must be commended for courageously considering the removal of barriers to low rise rental and commercial along major arterials in low..
November 2, 2021
Renewable Cities policy review: While there are some bumpy sections, B.C.’s updated climate plan includes destinations that should attract national and global attention in helping confront local and global crisis.
October 21, 2021
Canada’s long-term infrastructure vision should be built around ten shared, interrelated priorities that respond to social, economic and environmental challenges.
January 19, 2021
A new low carbon innovation centre aimed at accelerating urban climate action is coming to Metro Vancouver.
October 29, 2020
Building complete, compact rural and urban communities in B.C. is essential for ensuring a resilient, prosperous and equitable future. Compact development reduces GHG emissions, minimizes..
November 25, 2019
Watch a recording of the session Electrifying Personal Transportation – Insights from Leading Jurisdictions at the Global Grid Forum 2019
August 27, 2019
Renewable Cities supports FCM’s call for improved transit funding, along with a requirement for linking transit infrastructure to sustainable land use.
November 13, 2018
How can national, subnational and local governments collaborate on the clean energy transition? | May 29–30, 2019
May 28, 2018
Join us on June 15 for the launch of a new collaborative research project to explore options for local government RNG production. | Jun. 15, 2018
March 28, 2018
With Claudia Kemfert, Head of Department of Energy, Transportation, and Environment at DIW Berlin. | Apr. 12, 2018
February 28, 2018
This project engaged all three levels of government to better coordinate climate and energy policy.
December 4, 2017
Alex is a nationally recognized and respected professional with deep expertise in community energy planning.
October 3, 2016
Leaders from municipalities, the private sector, NGOs, utilities, the research community, and First Nations will gather to discuss 100% RE.
September 26, 2016
20 cities from across the US and Canada came together to discuss the path forward on renewable energy.
January 25, 2016
We’re pleased to present a number of outcome materials from our program’s launch event, the Global Learning Forum, which was held in Vancouver, BC from May 13-15…
September 10, 2015
The annual World Future Council forum brings together leading thinkers and researchers working towards regenerative cities.
August 19, 2015
The purpose of this dialogue is to bring together key city staff and thinkers to develop criteria for 100% renewable cities.
January 15, 2015
Michael Small is the former Canadian High Commissioner to Australia and brings decades of policy and diplomatic experience.