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Sustainability and energy efficiency are key priorities for the City of Surrey. Our actions in these areas are guided by our Sustainability Charter, an overarching policy document that guides us in maintaining a sustainable community.

Our innovative Sustainability Dashboard allows residents to track our progress in demonstrating our commitment to Sustainability across dozens of socio-cultural, economic, and environmental indicators. See below for additional ways we are demonstrating our commitment to sustainability.

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Urban Heat Ready

Learn about Surrey's involvement in the two-year Urban Heat Ready project.

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Sustainability Charter

Explore the key document we use to guide sustainable growth in Surrey.

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Community Climate Action Strategy

Surrey's innovative and integrated climate action plan addresses both mitigation & adaptation.

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Climate Adaptation Strategy

Review the Climate Adaptation Strategy that prepares Surrey for the impacts of climate change.

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Community Energy & Emissions Plan

Check out the City's plan for reducing energy use and greenhouse gas emissions in Surrey.

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Corporate Emissions Action Plan

Find out how we're on our way to reducing corporate greenhouse gas emissions by 20% by 2020.

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Surrey City Energy

Learn how Surrey City Energy supplies high-density buildings in City Centre with heat and hot water.

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Newton: Sustainability in Action

Review the Newton Sustainability in Action Plan and get involved.

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Measuring Sustainability

Visit the Sustainability Dashboard to see the award-winning progress we're making on sustainability.

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Surrey CityLab

Post-secondary students address important City topics in this experiential program.


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