New Videos! Reno Nation, Kanaka Bar
Kanaka Bar is on a path to self-sufficiency, which encompasses such areas as employment, food and energy. In addition to solar and small-scale hydroelectric development, the community is putting a lot of effort into renovating homes so that they use less energy and are more comfortable.
Watch Reno Nation, Kanaka Bar, a series of three short videos that offer tips and techniques for improving home energy efficiency.
The Fraser Basin Council provided support for these projects through the First Nations Home EnergySave Program.
Plug in BC - New Incentives for EV Charging Equipment
If you’ve been thinking about buying an electric car, new charge-up incentives may give you the boost you need.
On March 7, 2018 the Fraser Basin Council announced rebates in its Plug in BC program to help offset the purchase and installation of electric vehicle charging equipment in single-family homes, duplexes and multi-unit residential buildings and – for the first time – in workplaces. The incentives are funded by the Province of BC.
For full details on the incentives and how to apply, visit Plug in BC.
SWC Highlights from 2016-2017
Check out the new Annual Highlights Report covering the first year of the Shuswap Watershed Council's program implementation. The report wraps up the year's achievements on water quality monitoring and coordination, water quality protection and safe recreation. FBC serves as program manager for the SW
Our 2016-2021 Strategic Plan: Advancing Sustainability Solutions will help guide the Fraser Basin Council into our third decade of service.
The five-year plan reflects the Council’s strategic priorities, the way in which we carry out our work and how we define our success. Inspirational and practical, this is the framework for annual operating plans, partnerships, work plans and all decisions to devote time, money and energy to fulfillment of the Fraser Basin Council’s mandate. Take a look.
Flood Strategy Update
Phase 2 of the Lower Mainland Flood Management Strategy is underway.
All partners, participants and others interested in progress on the Strategy will want to read the May 2018 Flood Strategy Briefing.
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