New Senior Energy Specialist in place for the RDKB
The RDKB has a new Senior Energy Specialist to target the districts carbon emissions.
Freya Phillips is a mechanical engineer by training who's been working over 25 years on projects in the industry sector, many related to carbon reduction and energy efficiency.
RDKB Environmental Services Liaison and Board Vice-Chair Grace McGregor says the regional district is dedicated to reducing their carbon footprint, and this helps them head in the right direction.
The new position is funded for the next two years through the FortisBC Climate Action Partner Program.
Work includes implementing the RDKB Greenhouse Gas Reduction Plan and promoting community engagement towards a low carbon future.