Membership Benefits

  • Education, tools, resources, networking and direct support by Carbon 613 staff
  • Expert knowledge and resources to help you get started or fine-tune your targets
  • A free subscription to Corporate Knights Magazine, a key resource for sustainability leaders in Canada
  • Be part of a network of businesses contributing to GHG reduction in the National Capital Region
  • Access to our online carbon accounting software (licensed from Verisae, an Accruent company) to calculate and report your organization’s carbon footprint
  • Benefit from networking events, learning opportunities and celebrations
  • Celebration of your success at our Carbon 613 events and our Annual Evening of Recognition

Who can join?

Any public, private or non-profit organization with an office in the National Capital Region can become a member of Carbon 613. Additionally, property managers or landlords can sign up their building to join the program.

Tenants can join Carbon 613 as well. There are still plenty of greenhouse gas reduction opportunities for renters. Whether you’re in a 15-floor office building or leasing a converted townhouse, we will help you find ways to make your business more sustainable.

How does it work?

Carbon 613 members reduce their carbon emissions by:

  • Setting a baseline and GHG reduction target (within 3 years)
  • Taking action to achieve your target
  • Tracking and reporting your annual GHG emissions
  • Publicly disclosing and celebrating your success

Memberships and packages


Base

All Carbon 613 Members, as part of their base fee, receive:

  • Initial welcome and orientation session
  • Your logo on Carbon 613’s website and in our Annual Report
  • Read-only access to the Carbon Accounting Tool to track and report your emissions
  • Access to a suite of sustainable business tools and resources
  • Annual member report card
  • Access to networking events including our evening of recognition
  • Eligibility for Carbon 613 member awards and recognition for your achievements
Base fee $550

Members can choose a support package to accelerate their progress in setting & achieving their greenhouse targets:

Membership Support Package

  • 1 hour of peer to peer support training on a topic of your choice (example: employee commuting);
  • 1 hour of support to identify and customize sustainability tools and templates from our available guides and action plans from across the Sustainability CoLab network;
  • 4 hours technical support in order to create new systems and structures that will embed sustainability in your organizational behaviours;
  • 2 hours/one customized, facilitated sessions in the areas of employee sustainability engagement, sustainable transportation strategies or other sustainability topics
Membership Support Package add-on fee $1,250

Employee Engagement Package

  • 3 hours of peer to peer support training on a topic of your choice (example: employee commuting);
  • 2 hours of support to identify and customize sustainability tools and templates from our available guides and action plans from across the Sustainability CoLab network;
  • 9 hours technical support in order to create new systems and structures that will embed sustainability in your organizational behaviours;
  • 5 hours/two customized, facilitated sessions in the areas of employee sustainability engagement, sustainable transportation strategies or other sustainability topic
Employee Engagement Package add-on fee $2,500

Technical Package

  • Peer-to-peer support sessions
  • Nine hours of technical or other support related to your business sustainability goals
  • Choice of two customized, facilitated session in the areas of tenant engagement/green team, sustainable transportation, waste reduction strategies, or energy efficiency
Technical Package add-on fee $1,500

Become a Carbon 613 member

Contact us at carbon613@envirocentre.ca to get started.

Our Current Members

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