Local Partners Pledge Suppot to REEP, Residents on Clean Air Day

Residents of Waterloo Region can breathe a sigh of relief today as they observe National Clean Air Day. Despite abrupt withdrawal by the federal government from the highly successful EnerGuide for Houses program in May, home and property owners will still be able to access the service in Waterloo Region thanks to tremendous support from local partners, and in particular, from the three area electric utilities.

It seems fitting that the pledge of local support to keep the Residential Energy Efficiency Project (REEP) offering home energy evaluations in this community coincides with national Clean Air Day. This day, devoted to increasing awareness of clean air and climate change, is celebrated across Canada during Environment Week June 4th to 10th, 2006.…