Menu

Want to become a leader against climate change in Niagara? Become a member of the Carbon Project today.

The Carbon Project

A network of leaders in Niagara who gain a competitive advantage by embedding sustainability into their operations.

Read More

Upcoming Events

Check out our next event. We host a comprehensive season of events to help you implement sustainability measures.

Read More

Get Involved

Do you want to get involved? A group of dedicated volunteers help us with our
operations

Read More

Our Mission

“Supporting a thriving Niagara through education, outreach and support services for the environmental sustainability of our community.”

We’ve recently updated our mission to reflect the changing needs and priorities of our organization.

NSI News

NHS Welcomes Marisha Plata

Niagara Health System has a new Technical Engineering Specialist. NSI would like to welcome Marisha Pluta to her new role! Marisha holds a Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science from Dalhousie University and a graduate certificate in Environmental Management and Assessment from Niagara College. Marisha comes from a background in health care services and previously worked as a Renal Assistant in Renal Dialysis and a Waste Management Intern. Through her…

Read More

Welland Partners with Niagara College on Landfill Remediation Project

Welland, ON – The City of Welland, Dillon Consulting, and Niagara College are embarking on an exciting year-long project together to create an Atlas Landfill Remediation Concept Plan (ALRCP) for the retired landfill site on Woodlawn Road. Commencing the project in June 2017, the college’s School of Environmental & Horticultural Studies (SEHS) will collaborate with City of Welland staff, and landscape architects from Dillon Consulting to develop the site for…

Read More

It’s time for the Commuter Challenge!

The Commuter Challenge encourages commuters to leave their cars at home and use alternate transportation, like public transit, to get to work. (Photo courtesy of Niagara Falls Transit Services) What is the Commuter Challenge? The Commuter Challenge is a weeklong event taking place June 4 – 10, 2017. This event coincides with Canadian Environment Week, a time where Canadians celebrate the nation’s progress on encouraging yearlong efforts to protect the…

Read More
  • "To me, the NSI community means industry leaders and community members working toward creating a more sustainable Niagara; it's amazing to see examples set by large and small businesses alike. Hopefully the efforts of members will encourage and inspire others to follow in their footsteps."

    Sofia Marshall, Intern

  • "NSI is supporting our region through unprecedented collaboration between businesses and consumers, encouraging smart energy use. They remind us that economic growth and environmental sustainability can balance each other"

    Abbie Dean, Ambassador, Greater Niagara Chamber of Commerce,

  • "It's encouraging to know that our sustainability efforts are being mirrored across the Niagara Region. Together we're progressing in the right direction"

    Molly Curtis, Member, Quartek Group Inc.

Some Interesting Facts...

6,333

Tonnes CO2e committed to being reduced

18

Members or 13% of Niagara's workforce

22538

Passenger cars equivalent to GHG managed emissions.