New Westminster Tests Recycling and Waste Bins MVCU from Metro Vancouver on Vimeo.
Sorting recyclables becomes faster -and easier- when the information is consistent where ever you go – work, school, home and public spaces. New Westminster is working with Metro Vancouver to test out recycling bins that might become a common sight.
West Vancouver Community Energy and Emissions Plan (CEEP) MVCU from Metro Vancouver on Vimeo.
West Vancouver’s location between the Burrard Inlet and the North Shore mountains makes for a beautiful setting. But it also leaves it vulnerable to climate change impacts — such as sea level rise and extreme weather events. So the municipality is looking to the future and seeking local input in the effort to reduce greenhouse gas emissions — through the creation of a community energy and emissions plan (CEEP).
Richmond District Energy MVCU from Metro Vancouver on Vimeo.
The city of Richmond has a goal to reduce carbon emissions by 30% by 2020, while also following regional recommendations to densify city centres. How to simultaneously deliver energy to a growing population while reducing emissions? The answer is underground, in Metro Vancouver’s sewer system.
Metro Vancouver Close Up Episode 1 2016 from Metro Vancouver on Vimeo.
In this episode of Metro Vancouver Close Up – linking local actions with regional goals through district energy, public recycling amenities, and carbon emission reduction plans.