Kamloops needs to retrofit homes to reduce carbon pollutionInfographic shows scale of retrofits required to become a zero-carbon community by 2050

Publication - Feb. 23, 2021 - By Betsy Agar, Roberta Franchuk

The City of Kamloops aims to be a zero-carbon community by 2050.

To achieve this goal, the Pembina Institute estimates Kamloops will need to switch to low-carbon heating systems, such as electric heat pumps, and retrofit 2.5% of existing homes every year from now through 2050.

This infographic shows the scale of the retrofits, investment, and carbon pollution reductions needed.

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The Pembina Institute is leading the Reframed Initiative, which aims to scale up deep retrofits for healthy, resilient, and low-carbon housing. Get involved.

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