Sustainability & Climate Change
Climate Action Updates, Annual Reporting and Community Energy and Emissions Inventory.
FCM Milestone 5 Reporting
Join the many residents who are already taking action on climate change while helping Saanich meet our community greenhouse gas (GHG) reduction target.
>> HERO incentives
>> Solar CRD
>> Carbon Calculator
>> EV Charging Stations
The municipality is working hard to reduce emissions in our municipal operations and the Carbon Fund is producing a wide range of exciting carbon reduction projects.
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The Climate Action and Adaptation Plans lay out emissions reduction targets and strategies to guide the community towards climate change resiliency.
Global warming is mainly the result of CO2 levels rising in the Earth’s atmosphere. Both atmospheric CO2 and climate change are accelerating.
Saanich has established an innovative Carbon Fund, that provides a carbon offsetting alternative for the community. This is the first such municipal initiative in North America.
The OCP is an expression of the fundamental values and goals of the community and establishes directions for achieving a collective vision for Saanich.
The Strategic Plan gives Council and staff a clear roadmap to reach the community's vision for a sustainable community.