Markham is committed to being one of the most sustainable cities in North America. We developed and are leading with Greenprint, Markham's Community Sustainability Plan. We invest and support efficiency and innovation, and our residents contribute too – enjoying conservation programs and a highly successful waste diversion rate. Plus, our local businesses implement green technology and sustainable practices. We’re pleased to showcase businesses leading the way, and offer resources to help you. Discover the advantages of going green in Markham.
Mayor Frank Scarpitti
Markham is home to many progressive companies that lead by example when it comes to sustainability. Whether it’s companies developing innovative green technologies or companies that are implementing green business practices across their operations, these companies have all helped to distinguish Markham as a green community.
Carolina Moretti, Ward 4 Councillor and Chair of the Economic Development Committee
(Left to right) Markham Mayor and PowerStream Board of Directors Chair Frank Scarpitti, and PowerStream President and CEO, Brian Bentz are joined by PowerStream’s Milan Bolkovic, EVP, Renewable Generation and Conservation, Ron Mantay, VP, Engineering and Construction, Renewable Generation, and Doug Switzer, VP, Business Development at the February 1, 2012 ceremonial connection of two of the largest rooftop solar generation systems in York Region – Thornhill Community Centre and Angus Glen Community Centre.