eMERGE Guelph

About eMERGE Guelph Sustainability


eMERGE fights climate change.

We do this by helping people reduce energy and water use. Promoting smart behavior, policy and improved efficiency helps Guelph build a road map to beat climate change and achieve 100% renewable energy by 2050. This also builds a more diversified local economy that can also save people money.

Our Values

At eMERGE we strive to:

  • Build trust: Be a trusted, credible, collaborative and transparent community partner
  • Innovate: Be future forward, innovative and on the edge of the emergent future
  • Empower: Empower the disempowered in the face of global climate change, resource scarcity and growth challenges
  • Teach/Educate: Use learning and action based approaches with citizens, families and organizations.
  • Inspire: Show how intentional, meaningful change can be fun, fulfilling and build strong, resilient communities

Our Team

Board of Directors
Indu Arora – Board Member
Mark Colvin – Treasurer
Kathryn Cooper – Secretary
Tom Ewart – Past Chair
Ian Findlay – Chair
Michael Plater Findlay – Board Member
JME Maxwell – Board Member
Mark Rodford – Board Member
Jen Turnbull – Board Member