Climate action efforts recognized

Regional District of North Okanagan recognized as a Climate Action Community by the joint Provincial-UBCM Green Communities Committee

  • Aug. 9, 2013 5:00 a.m.

The Regional District of North Okanagan has been recognized as a Climate Action Community by the joint Provincial-UBCM Green Communities Committee.

As a result, RDNO has been awarded Level 2 recognition for their effort to reduce corporate greenhouse gas emissions.

As a signatory to the Climate Action Charter, the regional district has demonstrated a commitment to work with the province and UBCM to take action on climate change and to reduce greenhouse gas emissions within corporate operations and throughout the community.

The work that the RDNO has undertaken to measure and reduce its corporate emissions demonstrates strong climate leadership and sets the stage for broader climate action in the community.

This leadership and commitment is essential to ensuring the achievement of collective climate action goals.