Environment & Energy


Reports, Plans, Policies & Research

Learn about the reports, plans, policies & research that are making Toronto cleaner, greener and more sustainable.  

Climate & Energy

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Environmental Progress Report

The City has issued its 2015 Toronto Environmental Progress Report, the first report of its kind to document overall progress towards Toronto's environmental goals and priorities. In addition to highlighting many achievements made in partnership with communities and stakeholders across the city, the report identifies key policies, programs and strategies that are contributing to a greener, more sustainable and livable city.


Climate Change Action Plan

Toronto's bold Climate Change, Clean Air and Sustainable Energy Action Plan will see the City and its residents, businesses and communities take action to cut greenhouse gas emissions, clean the air and create a sustainable energy future.

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The Power to Live Green

Toronto‚Äôs Sustainable Energy Strategy, the Power to Live Green, outlines  initiatives to achieve the City's energy conservation, security and demand management goals and targets. These initiatives are also designed to generate financial and economic benefits for the City and its residents and businesses.

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Climate Change Adaptation: Towards a Resilient City

Toronto's climate adaptation strategy, Ahead of the Storm: Preparing Toronto for Climate Change, outlines a number of actions that will improve the city's resilience to climate change and extreme weather events.

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2016 Report

A report on the annual energy consumption and Greenhouse Gas (GHG) emissions for City facilities (2016). Read more

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2015 Report

A report on the annual energy consumption and Greenhouse Gas (GHG) emissions for City facilities (2015).  Read more.

Air Quality

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Local Air Quality Studies

Local Air Quality Studies are being conducted in Toronto neighbourhoods to evaluate the presence of pollutants and the potential health impacts of these pollutants on local communities.


ChemTRAC Facilities Disclosure Reports

The data collected under Toronto's Environmental Reporting and Disclosure Bylaw enables us to better understand the nature of businesses in our city. ChemTRAC fills the gap between national and provincial programs that require reporting from larger users, by collecting information about smaller users and the release of 25 priority substances (chemicals) in Toronto. Use the disclosure system to explore the facilities in your neighbourhood.