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Who is behind Project Greenlight?
Who is behind Project Greenlight?

Meet the founding organizations

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Written by Claire Campbell
Updated over a week ago

Project Greenlight is part of an overarching strategy to unite Metro Vancouver’s public and private enterprises, enhance the region’s green and smart city brand, and make a positive economic and environmental impact.

The program was created by the Vancouver Economic Commission, supported by program delivery partner Foresight and sponsored by PacificCAN. The initiative launched in 2021 with founding members FortisBC, TransLink, City of Vancouver, City of New Westminster, and QuadReal Property Group.

About the Vancouver Economic Commission

The Vancouver Economic Commission (VEC) serves one of the world’s fastest-growing, low-carbon economies. VEC works to strengthen Vancouver’s economic future by supporting local companies, attracting high-impact investment, conducting and publishing leading-edge industry research, and promoting international trade. As the economic development agency for the city’s businesses, investors and citizens, VEC contributes to building a prosperous, inclusive, zero-carbon and resilient local economy, competitively positioned in the global market.

VEC respectfully acknowledges that it is located on the unceded ancestral territories of the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish), and səl̓ilwətaɁɬ / sel̓íl̓witulh (Tsleil-Waututh) Nations.

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