2021 OWWA/WEAO Climate Change Water Resiliency and Adaptation  Award Submission Form

The award recognizes and acknowledges innovations in infrastructure that adapt to climate change (resilient infrastructure) or reduce climate impacts by having a low or net-zero emissions footprint (mitigation).
The award is open to all agencies, municipalities, and private sector companies in Ontario's water sector.

Please note, answers must be completed and submitted at once. You will be unable to return to the survey later once you have started.

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* 1. Submission Information

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* 2. Tell us about your project (100 word summary including project title)

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* 3. Please describe how this project is innovative 

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* 4. Please describe how your project can help others by sharing in the knowledge gained from your projects completion. Describe how your project can benefit other agencies. Is this project specific to your area or can other agencies benefit from the same type of project?

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* 5. Describe the project's expected life and how is this related to climate change? 

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* 6. State the cost of the project and what the benefits of the project are; social, environmental and/or economic. 

Mitigation Projects:

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* 7. GHG Reduction Impact - Does the project/program reduce GHG emissions and by how many tonnes of CO2e. Please describe the GHG emissions determination for the project.

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* 8. Does the project or program meaningfully lay the groundwork for future emission reductions (e.g. imbedding climate into corporate policies, developing a facility or program GHG inventory)

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* 9. Does the project/program have other benefits beyond reduction of GHG emissions (enhanced resiliency, other sustainability benefits, or other)?

Resilience Projects: 

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* 10. Has the project demonstrated that the project is adapted or resilient for current and future climate impacts. How did the project determine the current and future climate impacts? 

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* 11. Describe how the adaptation measures protect against the effects of climate change without increasing GHG emissions. 

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* 12. Describe the project benefits against disruptions due to the effects of climate change (sustainability, social, cost or other benefits)

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* 13. Please provide any other supporting project descriptions in PDF or WORD formats.

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* 14. With permission, OWWA will post submissions for members to view

If you have any questions about the submission process, please email Merissa Beedham @ mbeedham@owwa.ca

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