Tim Ehlich

About Tim Ehlich

Tim Ehlich is TAF's Communications Manager.

CBC: Toronto must wean itself off air conditioning even as heat waves get more severe, report says

By |May 17th, 2017|

In a new report, Toronto Public Health is recommending changes to the provincial building code that would keep people cool while reducing the city's reliance on air conditioning. Ekaterina Tzekova, Building Research Manager at TAF, who contributed to the report, points to the need for retrofits and better building standards in this CBC article.

InsideToronto: It’s been a long time since Toronto was willing to go this green

By |May 7th, 2017|

TransformTO plan may be the most ambitious anti-climate change plan this city's ever seen, columnist and City Hall veteran David Nickle writes for the York Guardian (InsideToronto).

80×50 E-News May, 2017

By |May 5th, 2017|

TransformTO goes to City Council after unanimous approval at the committee stage. Also in our May edition: exciting EV events in the Toronto region; San Francisco reaches climate goal early; and TAF expands impact investing team.

TransformTO receives committee approval

By |May 4th, 2017|

The TransformTO climate plan, co-developed by TAF and City staff, received committee approval and will be debated by City Council on July 5.

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InsideToronto: Ambitious climate change plan gets approval from Parks Committee

By |May 4th, 2017|

Toronto’s Parks and Environment Committee has recommended going ahead with an ambitious climate change plan that would cut the carbon footprint of public housing, transportation and new development by 2050, Metroland Media reports (InsideToronto).

Toronto Star: Councillors’ plan to cut greenhouse gas emissions will create more walkable and transit-focused communities

By |May 4th, 2017|

TransformTO has received approval from the City's Park and Environment Committee. Jim Baxter, Director of the City's Environment and Energy department, walks the Star through the plan to get carbon emissions to 80 per cent below 1990 levels by the year 2050.

We’re hiring: Building Environmental Researcher

By |May 3rd, 2017|

Are you a researcher or engineer with a passion for climate action? Do you have a degree in engineering or applied science? Here's an exciting opportunity to join our TAF building energy efficiency research team.

Stamping out climate pollution in buildings: The challenge facing Canada’s cities

By |May 3rd, 2017|

National Observer, May 3, 2017

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Toronto the resilient: how the city plans to adapt to climate change in 2050

By |April 29th, 2017|

CBC News, April 29, 2017

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Landmark report shows how Toronto can meet its climate change goals

By |April 27th, 2017|

Metro News, April 27, 2017

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