City of Kitchener

Waterloo Region

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Industry: Public administration
Size: Large
Hub: Regional Sustainability Initiative
Date Joined: June 28, 2011

The City of Kitchener has been a municipal leader in environmental planning and stewardship for many years. The City’s mission is to ensure its environment is ecologically sound and supportive of the health, safety and well being of it’s residents. Through environmental policies and practices, green stimulus funding programs and grassroots initiatives, the city is leading by example by thinking globally and acting locally.


Case Studies

Installed a coil on a supply air duct at City Hall to reclaim the heat exhausted through the evaporative fluid cooler that is created when the air handling unit is in dehumidification mode. Read the case study.

Action Areas

Targets

GHG Target: 20% below 2015 baseline by 2027 per population