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City of Vancouver - Commercial Sector Retrofit Workshops

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Vancouver Economic Commission

401 West Georgia Street

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Vancouver, BC V6B 5A1

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Attendance at both workshops is requested.

Part I

Thursday, October 26th, 2017 - 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM PDT

Part II

Thursday, November 9th, 2017 - 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM PDT


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- The City of Vancouver is inviting commercial sector building owners, property managers and building operators to a series of two workshops.

- Learn more about commercial green building retrofit opportunities that can save your business money, improve your properties’ real estate value and enhance your portfolio’s marketability.

- Be part of interactive discussions and provide input on actions the City should take to catalyze deep commercial building retrofits.


Part I - Commercial Sector Heat Pump Retrofit Opportunities

  • Case studies of small and large commercial buildings in British Columbia and the Pacific Northwest that have undergone mechanical retrofits leading from 35% to 75% GHG emissions reductions.
  • Measured and verified energy savings with investment paybacks of less than 6 years.
  • Opportunities for interaction among key stakeholders involved in these retrofits and representatives of utilities as well as provincial and municipal staff.

Part II - Commercial Sector Retrofit Barriers & Incentives

  • Presentation of draft actions under consideration for existing buildings.
  • Provide feedback on retrofit barriers and potential enabling tools specific to commercial buildings.
  • Your input about what works and what needs to be put in place to prepare our commercial buildings for a low carbon economy.


Two sessions of inspiring speakers and discussions + your ideas for new City actions and programs.

Light snacks & refreshments will be provided.





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