Country:Canada
Year:2015
Policy status:In Force
Jurisdiction:State/Regional
Date Effective:2015
Policy Type:Economic Instruments>Direct investment, Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives, Information and Education>Professional training and qualification
Policy Target:Industry>Energy management
Agency:BCHydro
URL:https://www.bchydro.com/powersmart/business/programs/sustainable-communities.html
Description:

This Program helps local governments meet the challenges of energy and GHG reductions by providing a range of services, including:

  • Funding to hire an energy manager;
  • Expertise and funding to develop the Community Energy and Emissions Plan;
  • Expertise and funding to facilitate a workshop;
  • Funding for energy experts to participate on the multi-disciplinary planning team and to provide data compilation, analysis and recommendations;
  • Funding to hire internship or student positions to help increase energy literacy, electricity savings and broader benefits to community;
  • Funding to jump start a project that will lead to electricity savings

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