|Record #: GUE0084||Last Modified: 18 Mar 2021||Last Full Update: 10 Nov 2020|
|Former Name||Guelph Environmental Leadership|
|Primary Executive||Evan Ferrari, Executive Director|
|Description (Site)||10C Shared Space in Downtown Guelph|
|Located In Community||Guelph|
|Address & Map|
|Intersection||Wyndham St N and Carden St|
|Physical Access||Fully Accessible|
|Description & Services|
|Description (Agency)||Fights climate change by helping people reduce energy and water use. Promoting smart behaviour, policy and improved efficiency helps Guelph build a road map to beat climate change, achieve 100 per cent renewable energy by 2050 and a more diversified local economy that can save people money.|
|Description (Service)||COVID-19 Update: Services and events are postponed indefinitely. For now, eMERGE Guelph will not be booking Home Tune-Up visits or running any events until further notice. To sign up for a home visit when they are available again, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Facilitates projects that address priority issues and encourages community-wide actions as a way to accelerate progress. Connects Guelph citizens with solutions that maximize resource efficiency and community well-being.
Runs the Home Tune-Up Program in collaboration with the City of Guelph, Union Gas, and Alectra Utilities (formerly Guelph Hydro); works with multi-residential buildings, individuals and households to help them make their dwellings more sustainable by removing barriers to conservation.
100% Renewable Guelph Initiative, powered by eMERGE, spreads awareness and knowledge on transitioning to a 100% renewable energy future. Through events, talks and community discussions, eMERGE removes barriers to renewable energy adoption in Guelph.
|Hours||Mon-Thu 9 am-4 pm|
|Areas Served||Guelph ; Rockwood|
|Application||Volunteer application available on website|
|Time-Limited Events||Networking events, project-based workshops and fundraising campaigns|
|Legal Status||(50) Non Profit|
|Funding||Grants ; Fundraising ; Donations|
|Service Categories||Environmental Improvement Groups ; Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Environmental Issues|