Climate Smart Businesses’ Impact
Since 2007, Climate Smart has been enabling businesses to reduce their carbon emissions, strengthen their business and build a resilient economy. This infographic shows the collective impact of Climate Smart certified businesses to date.
In addition to those impressive metrics, on average, Climate Smart businesses achieve an 11% reduction in annual carbon emissions within two years. By comparison, between 2005 and 2014, Ontario’s, Quebec’s, and British Columbia’s total greenhouse gas emissions decreased by 19%, 8% and 3% respectively. (Source: https://www.ec.gc.ca/indicateurs-indicators/default.asp?lang=en&n=18F3BB9C-1).