BC energy policies need a retrofit to conserve electricity without increasing inequality

A new study from the BC Office calls for a more fair and effective approach to residential energy efficiency in BC as part of an aggressive climate action framework. We recommend protecting low-income households from rising electricity costs and investing in retrofits for multi-unit buildings and rental housing.

Read the full report or short summary for Fighting Energy Poverty in the Transition to Zero-Emission Housing: A Framework for BC, and check out the op ed by Marc Lee in today's Vancouver Sun.