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1 2 nd Mayors’ EcoChallenge ième EcoDéfi des Maires 2009

2 Status of GHG Emissions / État des émissions GES Target to reduce GHG emissions to 1990 level by 2012 Between 2004 and 2007 overall emissions declined by 2.5 Mt (12%) Emissions/ÉmissioinsCO 2 (Mt) Cible une réduction des émissions de GES au niveaux 1990 d’ici 2012 Entre 2004 et 2007, les émissions globales ont baissé de 2,5 Mt (12%)

3 Average N.B. Household / Ménage moyen du N.B. 31% N.B. emissions come from household activities and everyday choices 31% du total des émissions de GES au N.B. étaient attribuables aux activités ménagères et aux choix quotidiens According to analysis completed by the New Brunswick Department of Environment, the average household in New Brunswick is responsible for 19.1 tonnes of CO2e emitted to the atmosphere, per year.

4 Average Household Emissions (tonnes CO 2 e /household/year) Emissions de Carbone en Tonnes, par Maison, par Année CategoryNew BrunswickCanada Space Heating & Cooling Water Heating Appliances and Lighting Cars & Trucks Other Transportation Wastes Total This table summarizes the GHG emissions from household activities of an average New Brunswick household.

5 1 st Mayors’ Eco-Challenge 1 ier Éco-défi des maires

6 Outcome / Résultats –Launched in February –ENV Minister and 5 City Mayors –16 tonnes of GHG emissions reductions (average 2 tonnes / person – or 10% of average household emissions) – Lancement en février – Ministre de l’ENV et 5 maires de villes – Réduction de 16 tonnes d’émissions de GES

7 2 nd Mayors’ EcoChallenge ième EcoDéfi des Maires 2009

8 Calculate your Baseline Footprint – Provincial Calculator Calculé votre bilan de carbone utilisant la Calculatrice provincial du bilane de carbone Complete Survey – by hand, fax to: or post Remplissez une questionnaire et envoyer à nous par télécopieur: Select actions from list provided Sélectioner des action du liste Receive Weekly Tips & Correspondence / Recevez des annonces à chaque semaine Report on Completed Actions / Rapport sur vos actions Calculate Carbon Footprint Reduction / Calculation du réduction de votre bilane de carbone (fait par le Carrefour de Sensibilisation aux Changement Climatiques) Press Release / Média Next Steps / Prochaine étape

9 Pre-Challenge survey / Questionnaire: Why is taking action on climate change important to you? Pourquoi est-ce que prendre l’action est important pour vous? How do you think you will benefit? Comment pensez vous en bénéficier? What challenges or barriers do you think you might encounter? Quels remontes / obstacles pensez vous encontrer? …. and questions about actions you’ve already taken and behaviours you’ve already adopted. …. Et quels sont les actions que vous avez déja pris? Fax/Télécopieur : (fax completed survey / envoyer le questionnaire remplis) Next Steps / Prochaine étape

10 Getting started / Démarrage What goal would you like to set for yourself? Quel est votre objectif? What is the logical first step / next step for you and your household? C’est quoi votre première étape / action pour votre maison? On what ‘area’ might you want to focus your efforts: – e.g. if you commute, fuel-efficient driving might be a priority; – if you are planning renovations, energy efficiency might be a focus –maybe you just need to convince family members to turn off, unplug, re-use and recycle as a first step What would you like from us? Comment pourront-nous donner de l’appuie?

11 Important Links / Liens Importants : Link / Lien Vite: Website / Site-Web: Carbon Calculator / Calculatrice de Carbone: Telephone / Téléphone: ext 113 / 114 Address(e): c/o New Brunswick Lung Association 65 Brunswick Street, Fredericton, NB, E3B 1G5 NB Climate Change Hub – October 7 Advisory Committee: Earth Day EcoAction Teams:

12 Miramichi Rexton Minto Perth-Andover Grande Anse Belledune Cambridge-Narrows Dorchester Paquetville Port Elgin Saint John Canterbury Caraquet Grand Bay-Westfield Salisbury Dalhousie Quispamsis Sackville St Andrews Sussex Woodstock Meductic Saint-Louis-de-Kent Fredericton Pointe-Verte Bouctouche Grand Falls Nackawic “Energy Smart” Municipalities / Municipalités éconergétiques (May / Mai, 2009)

13 “Energy Smart” Municipalities / Municipalités éconergétiques (May / Mai, 2009)

14 MunicipalityPopulationJoined Corporate Milestone Community Milestone Bathurst12,924April Bouctouche2,383October Dorchester954February Edmundston11,457October Fredericton47,560June Hampton4,000February Miramichi18,508April Moncton61,046November Port Elgin (Village)450 January Riverview (Town)18,000May Quispamsis13,757September Sackville5,361October Saint Andrews1,652September Saint John74,000May 0600 St. Stephen1,856June Tracadie-Sheila4474July Woodstock5,198March Partners for Climate Protection Partenaires dans la protection du climat

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