Centre for Climate Change Management at Mohawk

   

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The Centre for Climate Change Management (CCCM) at Mohawk College is a collaboration between Mohawk College, the cities of Hamilton and Burlington, and Sustainable Hamilton Burlington.

Together we’re driving real, measurable action on climate change in our businesses and communities while providing opportunities for students to live, learn and lead in a stronger, sustainable future.

The CCCM is spearheading four innovative programs aimed at reducing GHG emissions and creating healthy, resilient communities in the Bay Area:

 

Bay Area Climate Change Office

The Bay Area Climate Change Office (BACCO) is working closely with residents and community leaders to progressively tackle climate change and better prepare our communities for a stronger, cleaner future.

Learn about the Bay Area Climate Change Office 

Industry Partnerships

We're helping local businesses embark on real sustainable change with expert industry support, measurement tools and resources plus the assistance of students to work on their GHG reduction challenges.

Learn about the Industry Partnership Initiative 

Campus Carbon Management

Through CCMI, we’re collaborating with Ontario colleges and other organizations to establish and share best practices and build a toolkit to help community colleges reduce their greenhouse gas emissions.

Learn about the Campus Carbon Management Initiative

Mohawk Campus Sustainability

Mohawk Sustainability engages staff, students and faculty in a growing culture of sustainability. Widely regarded as a leader in sustainability, Mohawk aims to reduce its carbon emissions by 30% by 2020. 

Learn about Campus Sustainability at Mohawk

What's New

Join the Sustainable Business Initiative (SBI)

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Sustainable Hamilton Burlington’s membership program has been helping local area organizations embark on real sustainable change since 2011.

SBI members benefit from:

• Tools and resources to set goals and measure results

• Access to carbon accounting software and expert assistance from industry specialists

• Attendance at networking/learning events and workshops

• Credible third-party recognition for measurable progress —and more!

 

Join SBI today and receive all the benefits of membership PLUS, for a limited time:

• Access to faculty-supervised interns to assist with your greenhouse gas inventory and reduction

activities — at no charge

• Access to Mohawk College’s world-class facilities and renowned network of leaders in energy and power innovation, and engineering technology

The Joyce Centre for Partnership and Innovation: Opening Fall 2018

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The Joyce Centre for Partnership and Innovation

The Centre for Climate Change Management at Mohawk will be housed at The Joyce Centre for Partnership and Innovation (JCP&I), slated to open in Fall 2018. In recognition of Mohawk’s leadership in sustainability, the Canada Green Building Council selected the JCP&I as a national pilot project to demonstrate its new net-zero energy carbon standard and validation process. The JCP&I won the Council’s Innovation in Sustainability Award for 2017.

Learn about the JCP&I

Connect with Us

Join our mailing list

Click here to add your name to our mailing list.  We’ll keep you apprised of upcoming opportunities to participate in the Bay Area Climate Change Action Plan process and other developments.

E-mail us

Send us your questions or comments at climatechange [at] mohawkcollege.ca

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