The Toronto 2030 District is a cross-sector public-private collaborative working to create a groundbreaking high-performance building district in downtown Toronto, the economic heart of Canada's largest city. The Toronto 2030 District is the first in Canada and the first outside the continental US.


  • To cut district-wide emissions in half, including zero-emissions from new buildings by 2030.
  • Support a better understanding of where and why energy use, water use, and GHG emissions occur across the District.
  • Work in partnership with building owners, service providers and conservation groups to accelerate the adoption of best practices for building design and management.
  • Facilitate broad stakeholder dialogues to uncover and overcome systemic barriers to long term reductions in energy use, water use and GHG emissions.