ENERGY STAR® for New Homes: Builder Workshops *New locations added*

There is still time to register for the upcoming spring 2017 ENERGY STAR for New Homes workshops. In the fall of 2017 CEA hosted 5 very successful workshops in BC to support homebuilders with becoming certified to build ENERGY STAR New Homes. In the winter and spring of 2017, we will be facilitating 6 more of…

Celebrating 2016 Climate & Energy Award Applicants!

The Community Energy Association, Province of BC, BC Hydro, Fortis BC, Real Estate Foundation of BC, and Union of BC Municipalities are pleased to announce the 20 outstanding applications for the 2016 Climate & Energy Action Awards. Winners in each category will be announced at the Union of BC Municipalities Convention in Victoria on Wednesday, September…

Apply Now for a Climate & Energy Action Award

Apply now and receive the recognition your community deserves. Find out more by clicking on the invitation and short application form below. The 2016 awards will be presented at the Union of BC Municipalities Convention in Victoria in September. This year, winners and honourable mentions will also be profiled in the December 2016 edition of Municipal World magazine….

BCIT & CEA Launch New Online Education Partnership to Meet Demand for Sustainable Community Energy Management

For immediate release (Thursday, December 10, 2015) Vancouver: Community Energy Association (CEA) is partnering with the British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT) in 2016 to deliver the six online courses that qualify students to write CEA’s Community Energy Management certification exam. This initiative helps support the BCIT mission of preparing students to be job-ready and…

BC Mayors Endorse Climate Leadership Team Recommendations

VANCOUVER – The BC Mayors Climate Leadership Council (BCMCLC) welcomes the release of the recommendations from the Climate Leadership Team appointed by the province. In particular, BCMCLC enthusiastically supports the recommendations to increase the carbon tax at a predictable rate, the emphasis on public transit, biomass, clean energy vehicles, and the need to further advance…

2015 CEA Award Winners & Applicants

The Honourable Mary Polak, Minister of Environment presented awards recognizing the leadership of North Cowichan and Prince George at the 2015 Union of BC Municipalities convention.

Celebrating 2015 CEA Award Applicants

The Community Energy Association, Province of BC, BC Hydro, FortisBC, and Union of BC Municipalities are pleased to present the six outstanding applications for the 2015 Climate & Energy Action Awards.

Apply for 2015 Climate & Energy Action Award Now!

Applications will be accepted until 12:00 noon, Monday July 27.

2014 CEA Award Winners & Applicants

Richmond wins in the Community Planning & Development category, Nanaimo wins the Corporate Operations award and Telkwa and School District 54 receive the Public Collaboration award. Sparwood, Saanich, Metro Vancouver and Campbell River receive Honourable Mentions.

Celebrating BC Communities Taking Action on Energy

The Community Energy Association, Union of BC Municipalities, BC Hydro, FortisBC and the Province are pleased to present the 15 outstanding applications for the 2014 Climate & Energy Action Awards!