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The Program and Policy Landscape
Session 1: Representatives from government spoke to the current energy and climate plans, funding programs, incentives and initiatives that set the stage for community action.
- Judith Sayers, Independent Consultant
- Matt Horne, City of Vancouver
- Paul Kariya, Clean Energy BC
Renewable Energy Success Stories
Session 2: We are seeing innovations, actions and leadership coming from community groups, municipal and regional governments and the small business community. Speakers provided stories of success on innovative energy generation projects.
- Andrew Moore, T’sou-ke Nation Solar Project
- Jeff Weston, Thermenex
- Scot Merriam and Ian Gartshore, Energy Solutions for Vancouver Island
Energy Efficiency and Conservation Success Stories
Session 3: Where has it worked and how has it been done? Speakers provided stories of success on sustainable and innovative energy efficiency, and conservation projects.
- Michael Pullinger, Energy Revolution Services (Moderator)
- Amy Hennessy, Empower Me
- Areef Abraham, Community Power
- Andrea Linsky, BCIT
Building Your Community of Action
Session 4: Steps and ideas on how to build collective interest and financial support for sustainable energy projects.
- Ben West, Great Climate Race
- Kai Nagata, Dogwood Initiative
- Christine Carter, Bullfrog Power