Category: Renewable City


The People’s Official Plan and responding to the climate emergency

On Thursday, August 22, we joined with other members of the People’s Official Plan coalition to respond to the city’s new Official Plan strategy document, entitled ‘5 Big Moves.’ The new documents lay out policy directions across five areas:

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Every party must have a bold climate action plan!

Demand that all federal parties adopt a strong climate action plan in line with the science.

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Strategy Summit: Ottawa Energy Collective Impact 

Time to roll up our sleeves and create some strategies to help Ottawa meet its climate targets! Be a part of the funding strategy and strategic partnership forming process as we solidify the community led plan to help reduce emissions…

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Renewable City Campaign Meeting

We invite you to come out and have your say in what Ecology Ottawa’s Renewable City campaign looks like over the next few months.

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Explainer: Is climate change the cause of the 2019 Ottawa River flooding?

Lots of people struggle with the idea that our current flooding may be caused by climate change.

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Explainer: What Does the Climate Emergency Resolution Mean for Ottawa?

We dig into the weeds.

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On climate policy, Ontario will leave Doug Ford behind

If there is enough political will at the federal level, Doug Ford may be making himself irrelevant to climate progress in Canada.

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Action Letter Tool – Demand City Funding for Climate Action

Climate change is the most critical environmental issue of our time. You know it, I know it, and our representatives at city council know it. That is why it is crucial that our city adequately fund climate action in the upcoming…

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