Environment & Energy

Greening City Operations

The City of Toronto has a significant energy and environmental impact associated with its own operations. Here's what we are doing to reduce our environmental footprint and operating costs.

Featured Initiatives


Greening Our Fleet

Hybrid and electric vehicles reduce the emission of greenhouse gases and smog-causing pollutants. 

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Renewable Energy

The City is installing renewable energy systems on all City buildings, where feasible, by 2020.

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Demand Response Program

By participating in the province's demand response program, the City generates revenue and creates additional electricity system capacity that helps avoid the need to construct new generation plants.