Spur energy-efficiency upgrades with programmes and incentives for both residential and commercial buildings, including allowing homeowners to take out loans for efficiency upgrades and pay them back overtime through property taxes.
- Encourage retrofitting of homes and businesses.
- Improve the provincial building code to maximize energy-efficiency while avoiding one-size-fits-all costs.
- Increase short-term incentives for retrofits.
- Partner with colleges, technical institutes, and private organisations to develop training programmes to expand employment in green retrofits, focusing on supporting sectors impacted by COVID & a just transition for oil & gas workers.