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The Carbon Project

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

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Upcoming Events

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

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

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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

Moving towards inter-municipal transit in Niagara – Next Steps

City Councils from Welland, Niagara Falls, and St. Catharines are endorsing plans to plan a consolidated transit system for the region.  A special meeting of Regional Council has been scheduled for Thursday, March 23 at 6:30 pm to present the plan and next steps. More details can be found here. Please save this date in your calendar […]

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World Water Day 2017

By Renee Palisa In 1993, the United Nations General Assembly designated March 22nd as the first World Water Day. Now twenty-four years later, World Water Day is celebrated around the world every year, shining the spotlight on the importance of freshwater and advocating for the sustainable management of freshwater resources. This year’s World Water Day […]

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Calling Niagara Artists!

NSI is currently developing our Annual Report and we want to feature your art for a half page spread (8 1/2 x 6) within the Report or on a postcard insert (5 x 8). We are looking for pieces with an environmental or sustainability focus and demonstrate this year’s theme: Guiding Communities: Committing to a Sustainable Future. If […]

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  • “NSI has really become a leader in the business community and is making significant
    contributions to not only assist businesses to become more sustainable, but making a
    difference in the Niagara community as a whole.”

    Taryn Wilkinson, Niagara College, Niagara on the Lake

  • “We recognized some obvious energy losses with hot/cold zones in the Township office. Given our small staff size, membership in NSI has given us the support needed to make progress in this area.”

    Mike Sullivan,

  • “We are confident that our partnership with NSI, and the valuable information provided on their website and seminars will continue to move us forward.”

    Kevin Allison, Fire Monitoring Canada Inc, St. Catharines

Some Interesting Facts...


Tonnes CO2e committed to being reduced


Members or 9.1% of Niagara's workforce


Passenger cars equivalent to GHG managed emissions.