Household Actions

Energy

Reduce your household's emissions (electricity, natural gas) to zero by switching to renewable energy generated by Bullfrog Power.

Water

Currently there isn't a source of zero emissions water available.

Retrofit your home

The City of Toronto has a Home Energy Loan Program (HELP)

  • Low interest loans are available to Toronto homeowners who are interested in improving the energy and water efficiency of their home.
  • Through HELP, the City will provide the funding required to complete your improvements and you'll repay the loan over time through installments on your property tax bill. 

Window shades and awnings

Other

Energy efficiency tips.

Adjust thermostats (cooler in winter, higher in summer) saves energy

Tips from TreeHugger

Lloyd Alter has written many excellent articles on energy efficiency

10 overlooked low-tech ways of keeping your home cool