Climate Change Position
Presented by the Sustainability & Climate Change Committee
Our Climate Change Position is an organizational statement that outlines ACEC-BC’s collective understanding of climate change facts, the role that consulting engineering firms can play in addressing it, and our commitment to sustainability, resiliency, and responsible design practices.
Questions? Check out our FAQ below!
Why was the climate change position statement created?
Why does the statement refer to social/societal factors and not just engineering?
Who drafted the statement and what is the review process?
The statement was drafted initially by a sub-committee within the Sustainability & Climate Change Committee. The position was reviewed internally by the committee before being distributed amongst the other ACEC-BC committees and then finally to the ACEC-BC Board of Directors, with feedback gathered, discussed, and incorporated at all stages.
The Position was approved by the ACEC-BC Board of Directors in September 2023.