Priorities for climate action from the Real Estate Foundation of B.C.

The Real Estate Foundation of B.C. presents its priorities for climate action to the B.C. government.

Recommendations include expansion of carbon tax, funding for transit and investment in renewable energy The Real Estate Foundation of BC has made a submission to the British Columbia government on the recently released Climate Leadership Plan Discussion Paper.

The submission responds to the four goals identified in the Discussion Paper and includes 10 recommendations, which address issues such as:

• Low-energy buildings and home energy labelling

• Transit, transit-oriented development and active transportation

• Industry training for renewable energy systems and green technology

• Carbon tax

To learn more about the Real Estate Foundation, visit http://www.refbc.com.