Better Buildings Partnership

About

Established in 1996, the Better Buildings Partnership (BBP) assists building owners, managers and developers to achieve their energy efficiency goals. The BBP is a true partnership, bringing together organizations with similar and compatible goals. This consolidation of resources enables buildings in Toronto to achieve higher energy performance through a holistic approach. 

Over the years, the BBP has evolved and redefined its programs with new collaborations and offerings, while remaining true to its core vision. As a city-to-business program, the BBP provides expertise, resources and financial assistance to support the successful implementation of energy efficiency measures in existing buildings and new constructions.

BBP Goals

As a City-to-business program, the Better Buildings Partnership (BBP) provides expertise, resources and financial assistance to building owners, managers and developers to aid in successfully implementing energy efficiency measures in existing and new construction buildings.

The BBP's goals are to:

  • Create a culture of conservation and sustainability in Toronto’s built environment, making the city a desirable place in which to live, work and do business
  • Provide excellence in service for program clients
  • Be a trusted, up-to-date knowledge base of energy efficiency measures and best practices
  • Be a key contributor to the City’s goals and commitments on climate change, green jobs, and economic growth
  • Streamline energy programming and policy for Toronto buildings through collaboration with government partners at all levels and related agencies