Emma Loewen is a senior associate with the Urban Transformation team. Her work focuses on developing tools to support cities in addressing the climate crisis.
Her current projects include leading the City Climate Intelligence project to deliver open, near-real-time GHG emissions data in cities and supporting the development of a novel approach to quantify carbon savings from urban nature.
Prior to RMI, Emma was a part of the Innovation & Sustainability team at Waterfront Toronto, collaborating across the planning, real estate, and infrastructure departments to deliver below-zero operational carbon and community-oriented development on Toronto’s waterfront.
Prior to Waterfront Toronto, Emma worked with a handful of research organizations, focusing on policy research and government advisory support to scale clean technology solutions within the province of Ontario.
MPP, Munk School of Global Affairs & Public Policy, University of Toronto
HBA, Environment & Urban Studies, University of Toronto
New York, NY