The National Battlefields Commission
2017-18 Departmental Sustainable Development Strategy
FSDS goal : a low carbon emission government
|FSDS target||FSDS contribut-ing action||Corresponding departmental actions||Support for UN Sustainable Develop-ment Goal Target||Starting point, target and performance indicator for departmental actions||Results achieved|
|Reduce greenhouse gas emissions from federal government buildings and fleets by 40% below 2005 levels by 2030, with an aspiration to achieve it by 2025.||Purchase of vehicles to modernize the vehicle park and to reduce the use of vehicles.||1.1 Order of bicycles in order to establish a bike patrol to insure the safety of the park users.||13.||
Starting point : No bike patrols were conducted on the park. Elaboration of an action plan.
Target : For summer 2018, conduct 300 hours of bike patrol.
Indicator : Number of hours of bike patrol.
|In 2017-18 bicycles and the necessary equipment for bike patrols have been acquired and the action plan has been implemented.|
|Improve the use of energy and the energetic efficiency of our buildings/ operations.||1.2 Capture rainfall to make use of it on the park.||13.||
Starting point : No watering has been done with rainwater on the park.
Target : For fall 2018, create a rainfall recovery system to ensure the decrease of the consumption of clean water to irrigate the plants and green spaces.
Indicator : Number of litters of reused rainfall.
|Realization starting from 2019-20.|
|1.3 Decrease the water consumption with low flow taps and toilets.||13.||
Starting point : The NBC had no low flow plumbing fixtures.
Target : Starting in 2018-19, during replacements, install low flow plumbing fixtures to reduce the quantity of consumed water.
Indicator : Quantity of low flow plumbing fixtures used.
|Implementation for the 2018-19 period.|