sustainability

Keynote by Chad Park at The Co-operators 2014 IMPACT! Youth Conference for Sustainability Leadership

Shared by The Natural Step Canada. (Guelph, Ontario) – The 2014 IMPACT! conference took place in Guelph, Ontario from May 23-26 and brought together 175 student sustainability leaders from across Canada. Youth worked alongside leading sustainability experts to deepen their understanding of sustainability challenges and network with like-minded individuals. The Natural Step Canada is a proud […]

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Global clothing brands look to eliminate endangered forests from viscose fabric

Global clothing brands look to eliminate endangered forests from viscose fabric

The world’s leading clothing brands develop new purchasing commitments as part of Canopy’s Fashion Loved by Forest campaign.

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David Suzuki: Canada’s success depends on municipal infrastructure investments

David Suzuki: Canada’s success depends on municipal infrastructure investments

Canada’s growing cities have suffered from political indifference and inaction for too long.

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Beyond Green Environmental Youth Summit

Beyond Green Environmental Youth Summit

Join 1000 young delegates the weekend of Oct 25-27, 2013 in Toronto to explore environmental issues from every angle and develop strategies to spark change in your community!

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David Suzuki: Big-picture thinking needed to protect nature

David Suzuki: Big-picture thinking needed to protect nature

Before we take from nature to create wealth and employment, we should first consider what must be retained to sustain both wildlife and the well-being of local communities, such as clean air, safe drinking water and healthy local food.

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Corporate Knights announces “Global 100″ top sustainable corporations in the world

Corporate Knights announces “Global 100″ top sustainable corporations in the world

Corporate Knights announced its Global 100 list of the world’s most sustainable corporations at this year’s World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.

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From Rio to Waterloo Region: Advancing our Green Economy

From Rio to Waterloo Region: Advancing our Green Economy

Sustainable Waterloo and the Centre for International Governance Innovation to host educational forum on sustainable development.

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Solar Power Workshop at Evergreen Brick Works

Solar Power Workshop at Evergreen Brick Works

Evergreen Brick Works hosts a Consumer’s Guide to Buying a Solar Energy System make the most of renewable energy opportunities.

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Students at Endeavour Centre to build Canada’s Greenest Home

Students at Endeavour Centre to build Canada’s Greenest Home

As part of the Sustainable New Construction: Building a New Future program, students at Endeavour will take on the role of lead builders on a single family residence — a 2,000-square-foot, two-story home that will be built on an infill lot in an older neighbourhood near downtown Peterborough.

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BuiltSpace introduces web-based “crowdsourcing” technology to save energy in buildings

BuiltSpace introduces web-based “crowdsourcing” technology to save energy in buildings

BuiltSpace Technologies Corporation, a BC-based company that uses collaborative and mobile technologies to improve the sustainability of buildings, has just launched their highly anticipated building community management system.

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