TAF financing facilitates better-than-code Windmill Developments Condo
11/2015 - The recently completed Cathedral Hill condo and townhouse project by Windmill Development Group is 43 per cent more energy efficient than the Ontario Building Code. This was made possible by innovative financing provided by The Atmospheric Fund (TAF).
Trudeau’s climate platform: 6 promises we’re watching
10/2015 - For the 27 million Canadians living in cities, it’s notable that the new Liberal government has made some important commitments to urban sustainability. The Party’s on-line election platform has an overwhelming raft of content, So we’ve put together a summary of the key elements that focus on climate change, cities, and the low-carbon economy. We hope this record of the tangible commitments made during the election can act as a reference point for measuring this government’s progress over time.
Province steps up to help municipalities address climate change
10/2015 - How might a provincial mandate help cities legislate the most effective climate programs? Ontario is currently reviewing key pieces of municipal legislation to ensure that municipalities across the Province have the tools, powers, and flexibility they need to effectively serve their communities.