Planning and Implementation

Find a Plan, Policy, Project or Process to reduce GHG emissions in your Government Operations or to help make your Community complete and compact. To learn about the best places to apply these Tools visit the Taking Action section.

Type Tool Sector
Project Recycling and Waste Reduction Infrastructure, Solid Waste
Plan Regional Growth Strategy Community Buildings, Infrastructure, Land Use, Transportation
Project Renewable Energy Sources Energy, Infrastructure
Policy Revitalization Tax Exemptions (RTEs) Community Buildings, Land Use
Project Smart Neighbourhoods Land Use, Transportation
Project Street Lighting Infrastructure
Project Sustainability Block Community Buildings, Infrastructure, Land Use, Transportation, Civic Buildings
Policy Sustainability Checklist Community Buildings, Land Use, Transportation
Process Third Party Incentives Community Buildings, Transportation
Plan Transportation Plans Land Use, Transportation
Policy Urban Containment Boundary Land Use
Process Urban Forests Land Use
Project Using Low Carbon Fuels Fleets
Process Vehicle and Fleet Right-Sizing Fleets
Project Water Conservation Infrastructure, Water
Policy Zoning Bylaw Community Buildings, Land Use, Transportation


What's New

  • 18 Aug, 2010


    While actions to reduce global greenhouse gas emissions are critical, communities also need to prepare for unavoidable climate change and its impacts. This is referred to as “adaptation”.
  • 17 Jul, 2018
    A new tool is available to help staff and Councils understand the current sustainability of the services being...
  • 10 Jul, 2018
    Energy Connections is an annual conference that brings together citizens, industry, government and academics to...