Owners, Managers, Tenants — Taking Action on Climate Change

A friendly competition between York Region buildings

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75 buildings join the ClimateWise Challenge

to take action on climate change

York Region municipalities and businesses have heard the call to action to participate in the ClimateWise Challenge. We are excited to welcome 60 municipal buildings and 15 commercial buildings into the free, friendly award and recognition competition. Click the link below to read which York Region municipalities and businesses have joined.

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Windfall Centre challenges Newmarket businesses

to build back better and join the ClimateWise Challenge

With more than 20 years leading environmental sustainability programs and supporting communities within York Region, Windfall Ecology Centre is creating pathways to build back better through the launch of the ClimateWise Building Challenge.

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Registration for the ClimateWise Challenge is now open

Join the energy-saving challenge today

Registration for the 2021 ClimateWise Challenge is now open! If you are a building owner, manager, or tenant, you can take part in this exciting opportunity to take action on climate change while reducing costs and increasing asset value. Register one or more of your buildings today.

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Registration for the ClimateWise Challenge is just around the corner. Don't miss out on important updates, stories, and resources on how you can participate in York Region's energy efficiency challenge to take action on climate change.

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Thank you to the industry and municipal leaders

for participating in the ClimateWise Challenge virtual preview

The weeklong series of recordings is available to watch on our website

Thank you to all of the industry and municipal leaders for taking the time to participate in the virtual preview for the ClimateWise Challenge. Your support on this initiative is greatly appreciated and amplifies the message for York Region building owners, mangers, and tenants to take action on climate change by participating in the ClimateWise Challenge.

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Beyond the challenge...

  • Are you looking for more help beyond what the challenge provides?
  • Are you wanting to take a deeper dive into sustainability?
  • Are you ready to stand-up and show how your business is at the forefront of taking climate action?

If you answered yes to any of the above, then it's time to join the network of leading York Region business and organizations...

Leading the way in sustainability...

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  • One-on-one coaching and support
  • Premium resources and tools
  • Learning and networking workshops and webinars
  • Access a network of industry leaders and proven solutions

Climate Wise Business Network provides customized services and tools to help members, every step of the way, to realize the economic benefits of sustainability

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Then Federal Finance Minister, Bill Morneau sits down with ClimateWise members to discuss policy

Join ClimateWise Business Network and take your seat at the forefront of climate action in York Region

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ClimateWise Business Network is one of 6 Green Economy Hubs across Ontario representing over 300 participating businesses and organizations.

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Support local business taking climate action in York Region:

Rouge River Farms
Alectra Utilites
Toromont Cat
Toronto Waldorf School
Faith & the Common Good
Royal Envelope
The Regional Municipality of York
Compugen
Holy Trinity Thornhill
Brain Power
Tree Frog
Irvine Generations
City of Markham
York Region Food Network
Town of Newmarket
407 ETR
Big Brothers Big Sisters of York
Man Brothers
Riverside Natural Foods
Reesor's Good Food
Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority
Markham Fair
City of Vaughan
Hope House Community Hospice
Ontaio Trillium Foundation Natural Resources Canada BOMA Toronto