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October 27, 2023

The government has a strategy in place to build a sustainable and energy-efficient future. Part of that strategy is the use of biomass as a renewable energy heat source for buildings.

August 25, 2023

Humans have relied on fossil fuels for centuries. We have used fossil fuels as sources of energy for our various daily needs since the start of the industrial revolution in the 1760.

June 23, 2023

Why do energy retrofits?

March 13, 2023

A lot happened in 2022 for the Yukon Green Infrastructure Program!

February 15, 2023

The Yukon has a long history of using wood as a source of energy. Today, many Yukoners heat their homes with woodstoves. This is especially true in communities where sustainably harvested wood is readily accessible.

January 6, 2023

By 2030 we want our greenhouse gas (GHG) reductions to be 30 per cent below 2010 levels. Improving building energy efficiency is a critical part of our action plan to meet this goal.

December 2, 2022

The Government of Yukon is now publishing our buildings’ energy use data via Energy Star Portfolio Manager (ESPM). We hope this data can:

October 14, 2022

Most modern buildings rely on an automated control system. This system’s job is to make sure:

September 28, 2022

How do we think about climate change when making decisions on our roads and buildings? This is a complex challenge that needs to balance many considerations.

September 2, 2022

The Government of Yukon is partnering with Yukon University on a project that'll work to improve the Yukon’s capacity to identify and manage the impacts of climate change on our buildings. The project will run until 2024.