REEP Green Solutions is an environmental charity and social enterprise, serving Waterloo Region since 1999. We focus on energy and water sustainability. Our mission is: Working together to make sustainability the norm.
We believe that by acting today, we can leave our children a community that is more resilient, vibrant, caring and sustainable.
About Our Charity
Services and programs include:
ClimateActionWR: A collaboration between local organizations focused on supporting actions and developing new opportunities that will lead to local GHG emissions reductions. ClimateActionWR is led by REEP Green Solutions, Sustainable Waterloo Region, the Region of Waterloo, and the Cities of Cambridge, Kitchener, and Waterloo.
RAIN: A stormwater education and action program created by Green Communities Canada, delivered locally by REEP Green Solutions. RAIN encourages property owners to soak up rain on their properties in order to reduce flood risk, protect local waterways and qualify for stormwater credits in Kitchener and Waterloo.
REEP House for Sustainable Living: Our LEED® Platinum certified demonstration home and education centre. This super-insulated, water-wise century brick home is located at 20 Mill Street downtown Kitchener.
Student Programs: Hands-on education programs hosted at REEP House, where secondary and post-secondary students to learn about building science, energy efficient technologies and stormwater management.
EnerGuide Evaluations: In-depth evaluation of building envelope, ventilation and heating/cooling systems.
Home Assistance Program: Helping eligible homeowners and tenants improve the energy efficiency of their homes free of charge.
REEP Green Solutions is funded by a combination of local partners, provincial contracts, grants and client fees.