Listen up, Edmonton Let's change something before climate changes everything

THE TIME IS NOW

We have a serious climate change problem that needs your attention. Join your neighbours, your family and your friends in taking action.

New sorting stations a colourful addition to Edmonton’s waste diversion story and another step in our energy transition

Aug. 12/21

The City’s new sorting stations help to divert waste and reduce our emissions. Find out how.

City of Edmonton Aug. 12/21

The City’s new sorting stations help to divert waste and reduce our emissions. Find out how.

More stories of change

Aug. 05/21

Our homes and the energy they use have an impact on our environment, but some Edmontonians have made a #ChangeForClimate by making their homes more energy efficient. Check out their stories.

various Edmonton residents Aug. 05/21

Our homes and the energy they use have an impact on our environment, but some Edmontonians have made a #ChangeForClimate by making their homes more energy efficient. Check out their stories.

Edmonton is one of four Canadian cities to disclose financial risks from climate change

Jul. 28/21

Climate change has an impact on everything, and that includes finances. The City of Edmonton has started adding climate-related financials to its annual report. Find out why this is important.

City of Edmonton Jul. 28/21

Climate change has an impact on everything, and that includes finances. The City of Edmonton has started adding climate-related financials to its annual report. Find out why this is important.

Surviving the heat wave

Jul. 23/21

Extreme heat waves are looking to be more common in Edmonton. How did we get through it? And are Edmonton homes prepared for more hot days? Read about Andrew’s experience in his 1950s bungalow.

Andrew Read, City of Edmonton employee and resident Jul. 23/21

Extreme heat waves are looking to be more common in Edmonton. How did we get through it? And are Edmonton homes prepared for more hot days? Read about Andrew’s experience in his 1950s bungalow.

Actions for Change

Impact Rating Scale

The spectrum of actions below is sorted by impact. This tells you how each action contributes to reducing Edmonton's greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions.

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Actions List

Set your thermostat to 17-21°C

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1310

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Category: Home Efficiency

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Find out how to make your home more energy efficient & comfortable year-round - book an EnerGuide evaluation.

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Switch to LED bulbs

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1132

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Category: Home Efficiency

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Find out how to make your home more energy efficient & comfortable year-round - book an EnerGuide evaluation.

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Commute sustainably year-round

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Impact

554

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Category: Transportation

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Work and play close to where you live

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783

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Category: Lifestyle

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Invest in renewable energy with a solar PV system

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106

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Category: Home Efficiency

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