BC Technology for Learning Society
BC Technology for Learning Society is a registered charity. They collect donations of used computers and other tech from governments and businesses for refurbishment and re-distribution to schools, libraries, low-income families, and learning focused not-for-profit organizations across BC. Their mission is to support education, youth and the environment by refurbishing technology. BC Tech measured their fourth annual greenhouse gas (GHG) inventory for the 2015 fiscal year and is Climate Smart Certified for 2015. Emissions in the 2015 fiscal year was reduced by 27% which translated into an overall cost savings of $45,400. Their emissions per FTE was also reduced by 59%. Moving forward, BC Tech would like to minimize their emissions by continuing to focus on strategies aimed at electricity, heat, and staff engagement.