Background image of aerial view of a coastal city (Vancouver) with lots of construction going on

future economy

The False Creek neighborhood is demonstrating a new path for urban energy delivery: heat extracted locally from a Vancouver, BC sewer main delivers 70% of the thermal energy needed by a growing village of condominiums. Photo courtesy of City of Vancouver.



Neighborhood energy utilities. Couchsurfing. Car sharing. Credit unions. Co-ops. CSAs.
Are they delivering the impact they promised?