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Prep your home for winter weather

Keep the heat in with the Enbridge Home Energy Conservation Program

Winter is here; is your home ready to fight the chill? A properly sealed and insulated house can help save up to 30% on your home energy bills. Book a home energy assessment and our Registered Energy Advisors will show you how to combat winter weather, and keep your home warm and comfortable inside.

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Climate Round Table with Minister Bill Morneau

Finance Minister Bill Morneau meeting with ClimateWise members

Windfall Centre Executive Director, Brent Kopperson, welcomes federal Finance Minister, Bill Morneau, to kick off a wide ranging round table discussion on the global climate crisis, its impact on health and the economy, and the need to price pollution and support community based solutions at home and in the workplace.

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York Region Leaders' Sustainability Forum

On November 8th, ClimateWise Business Network held their second annual York Region Leaders' Sustainability Forum at the Markham Museum. The Forum brought together over 90 business professionals from across the Region to network and share perspectives on emerging sustainability trends. We were pleased to host Environmental Commissioner Dianne Saxe as our keynote speaker. Dr. Saxe spoke about the state of climate action in Ontario and the ways we can collectively raise the bar on sustainability.

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Stay cozy with FREE Winterproofing from Enbridge

First 25 qualifying applicants receive a Tim Horton's gift card!

Now is the time for homeowners to prepare for the cold winter weather. With the help of the Home Winterproofing program, qualifying homeowners can receive FREE insulation and draftproofing, keeping the home warm and cozy.

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Depaving Paradise one space at a time

Looking for York Region site hosts and partners

Are you looking to transform a paved kindergarten, school yard area or an unused parking lot into a greener piece of paradise? Windfall Ecology Centre is looking for enthusiastic site hosts and local champions to undertake a depave project with us this coming spring.

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The Healthy Kids Community Challenge has concluded

After a successful 3 years the program ends

Here at Windfall Ecology Centre we are all sad to see the program end, but we are continuing our Nature Play and Geocache activities and will keep you updated on progress. We have had an amazing 3 years with everything from festivals to wellness nights to nature play pop ups and conferences. Thanks to everyone who has been involved.

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Windfall in the News

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New incentives for home energy upgrades

Electrically heated homes are eligible for an additional $4,000

Qualified home owners can now earn up to $6,355 in incentives for making eligible energy efficiency improvements to their homes through the Enbridge Home Energy Conservation Program. Additional incentives are now available for electrically heated homes.

Learn more: Windfall Home Energy Solutions