Ecology Ottawa

  1. Event held by the Community Energy Network and hosted by Ecology Ottawa on August 22, 2013. (Summer Retreat 2013)

    Mr. Ken Church has a long history of energy related employment. It ranges from the nuclear submarines of Rolls Royce and power plants of Ontario Hydro through to an energy efficiency consultancy in Ottawa to the Team Leader for Communities in the Housing, Buildings & Communities (HB&C) group of Natural Resources Canada. In this last position where he has been for over 15 years he is managing a research program that develops tools, guidelines and best practices that relate the many aspects of energy consumption to the urban form. He promotes community planning, energy mapping and district energy and works to develop awareness at the municipal level as regards municipal energy and sustainability. In particular, he assists in the promotion of long-term energy plans within Canadian communities. He works closely with associations such as the Canadian District Energy Association and the Federation of Canadian Municipalities and the private sector utilities and industries. He assists in the conceptual evaluation and development of engineering and business aspects of a variety of district energy projects across Canada. His latest area of work is in spearheading an initiative to bring widescale district energy in line with community energy and the development of Canadian communities.

    Please visit:

    Community Energy Network - community-energy.ca
    Ecology Ottawa - ecologyottawa.ca

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  2. Event held by the Community Energy Network and hosted by Ecology Ottawa on August 22, 2013. (Summer Retreat 2013)

    Marco Iacampo brings 10 years of project management experience in various roles at the City of Toronto. He is currently the Supervisor of Environmental Policy in the Environment & Energy Office. His knack for innovation and multi-discipline collaboration has achieved results that have positioned Toronto as a low carbon City. Marco's expertise is in the areas of environmental policy and program development, with a specialization in financing strategies to mitigate the effects of climate change within urban environments. Marco is currently leading the design and implementation of Toronto's Property-Assessed Financing of Energy Works Program. It offers a self-sustaining model that utilizes local improvement charge financing to accelerate the investment and uptake in residential energy efficiency. Marco is a graduate of the Schulich School of Business (York University) and an accredited LEED Associate.

    Please visit:
    Community Energy Network - http://www.community-energy.ca
    Ecology Ottawa - http://www.ecologyottawa.ca

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Ecology Ottawa

Ecology Ottawa

Ecology Ottawa is a not-for-profit, grassroots, volunteer-driven organization working to make Ottawa the green capital of Canada. We believe that Ottawa residents are concerned about issues such as climate change, pollution and waste, and that they want…


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Ecology Ottawa is a not-for-profit, grassroots, volunteer-driven organization working to make Ottawa the green capital of Canada. We believe that Ottawa residents are concerned about issues such as climate change, pollution and waste, and that they want sustainable communities where clean energy, air, and water, public transit, recycling, and green space protection take priority. We provide residents with the information and tools they need to understand local environmental issues and promote environmental leadership at city hall.

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