944

Projects completed

$171.5M

Estimated lifetime energy savings

170

Municipal authorities reached

1045

Clean energy jobs


The Municipal Climate Change Action Centre provides funding, technical assistance, and education to municipalities and community-related organizations, helping them lower energy costs, reduce greenhouse gas emissions, and improve climate resilience. 

Community Energy Conservation Program

Receive funding to install energy efficiency retrofits in your municipal facilities. The program is now accepting applications.

Municipal Energy Manager Program

Apply for funding to support a energy manager in your municipality.

Roving Energy Manager Program

The Roving Energy Manager (REM) program helps municipalities navigate the ever-changing energy efficiency landscape by providing a free, fractional energy manager service.

Bon Accord Arena – Ice Plant Replacement

As part of the Action Centre’s Recreation Energy Conservation Program, the Town of Bon Accord replaced the existing ice plant at Bon Accord Arena with a new low volume ammonia system. The project was completed in January 2024.

Town of Picture Butte – Olympia Millennium Model E

As part of the Electric Vehicles for Municipalities program, the Town of Picture Butte purchased new fully electric Olympia Millennium Model E ice resurfacer. The Town received a $50,000 rebate for the project.

City of Calgary – Plug-in Hybrid Refuse Truck

As part of the Action Centre’s Electric Vehicles for Municipalities Program, the City of Calgary added a new plug-in hybrid garbage truck to their fleet. The new truck has a hybrid drivetrain that operates the wheels and also uses electricity to operate the hopper.

Back by Popular Demand: The Municipal Energy Manager Program

Municipalities now have access to funding to hire a dedicated municipal energy manager. Energy managers develop energy management plans, implement energy-saving opportunities, and drive tangible energy and GHG reductions in their municipalities.

Energize Your Community’s Future with the Roving Energy Manager Program

This Roving Energy Manager program is designed to help small municipalities navigate the ever-changing energy efficiency landscape.

Gathering Together for Climate Resilience

After two years of online meetings, the Climate Resilience Capacity Building (CRCB) Program Community of Practice is gathering in person for the first time at the upcoming CRCB Community of Practice Symposium.

Municipal Climate Adaptation Plan Spotlight: Lacombe County

How are municipalities in Alberta planning to adapt to climate change? Our Database of Municipal Climate Adaptation Plans is a hub of municipal assessments and adaptation plans, including Lacombe County’s…

Understanding the Foundation for Transformation 

Alberta Municipal Climate Leadership Council to explore the relationship between individual change and social change.  “How do we transform at the scope, scale, speed and depth that is called for…