Each First Nation has unique energy and housing needs. We take a holistic approach to learn about the goals of each community and work collaboratively to develop plans that align with those needs.
Community Energy & Housing Assessments
Developing and implementing a community-wide energy and housing management plan can generate significant savings and help put a community on a path to energy self-sufficiency and sustainability.
Information gathering and community consultations
Project scoping and budgeting
Energy saving opportunity assessments and forecasts
Collection of baseline energy data
Economic analysis including ROI and payback period
Building and material specifications
Energy efficiency and demand side management policy development
Funding proposals and/or financing solutions
Logistics planning for project implementation
Project partnership and supplier identification
Support transition to renewable energy
Efficiency Upgrades & Building Retrofits
With a solid plan in place, we work with communities to implement efficiency upgrades and building retrofits that save money, build local capacity and reduce collective impact on the environment. Our team enjoys working directly in communities, no matter how far or remote, providing the best customer service possible.
Project management and coordination
Qualified trades personnel
Lighting system upgrades
Installation of metering and energy display technologies
Window and door replacement
Insulation and air sealing
Heating and ventilation systems/technology repair or upgrade
Energy Steward Mentorship & Training
We take pride in supporting local energy stewardship through community-based energy education and awareness. Our skills development approach integrates local training opportunities through each phase of a project. We leave communities equipped with the knowledge and tools to continuously improve their management of energy use.
Energy education and community outreach workshops
Local energy stewardship training and mentorship
Development and implementation of energy efficiency policies
Development of maintenance plans and schedules
Site inspections and recalibration of energy control measures
Integrated funding proposals for skill development and training initiatives
Energy Monitoring & Reporting
We work with communities to implement data collection and monitoring systems to verify energy saving before and after efficiency upgrades and building retrofits. We make sure communities realize a return on investment and are able to continuously manage energy use.
Collection of baseline and site specific data
Installation of metering and energy display technology
Implementation of energy and housing management systems