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LiveSmart BC Returns BC announces $35 million in new funding for LiveSmart BC Incentive Program
New Terasen Gas training program teaches at-risk participants critical job skills, helps REnEW self-confidence Intensive program aims to remove employment barriers by training new skilled workers in the growing field of energy efficiency and conservation.
City Green Named Finalist for Business of the Year and Innovation Award City Green Named Finalist for Business of the Year and for Innovation awards in the Greater Victoria Chamber of Commerce Annual Business Awards
Canada's Economic Action Plan Creates Jobs and Improves Social Housing in British Columbia Canada's Economic Action plan delivers over $8 million dollars in much needed social housing renovation and retrofit investments for 13 housing co-operatives in the Lower Mainland.
SOLAR BC INCENTIVES DOUBLE! $2000 Available for New Builds and Existing Homes
Habitat Builds Energy Efficient and Affordable Houses Habitat works with volunteers that receive information and training about construction issues such as management and methods, building materials, energy efficiency, healthy indoor air quality, house design, and accessibility.
Homes for sale may require environmental report card Calgary Real Estate Board proposes home energy audits.
‘Building Sustainability’ homes and renos conference If you are a homeowner or are planning to build a new home which is environmentally friendly, you won’t want to miss the upcoming “Building Sustainability: Green Homes and Renovations” conference in Kimberley, January 29th and 30th, 2010.
Energy efficiency teams up with real estate guidelines A pilot project on Salt Spring Island will ensure home energy efficiency information is shared between sellers and potential buyers with Time of Sale Energy Labelling.
Tips for Reducing Energy Use Offered A project piloting energy efficiency labelling on homes for sale has been launched on Salt Spring Island.