City of Hamilton

Hamilton and Burlington

Industry: Public administration
Size: Large
Hub: Sustainable Business Initiative
Date Joined: July 18, 2017

The City of Hamilton has a strong focus on providing a Clean and Green, Healthy and Safe Community for residents. As a municipality, the city has the responsibility to corporately manage sustainability. The City uses the Corporate Energy Policy as a guideline to achieve energy intensity reduction targets of 20% by 2020, 45% by 2030 and 80% by 2050, and GHG Emission Reduction targets of 20% by 2020, 50% by 2030 and 80% by 2050.


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GHG Target: 20% below 2014 baseline by 2024