The Symonds Passive House is 90% more energy efficient, solar powered and built out of solid wood (cross-laminated timber) and one of the most beautiful super energy efficient homes we’ve seen at Green Energy Futures.
ATCO announces its new off-grid solar project, located at the Saddle Hills Telecommunication Site northwest of Grande Prairie, Alberta.
As a new report highlights solar’s potential in the Arctic, northern communities are looking for renewable alternatives to fossil fuels.
RoadWatchBC puts increased highway safety for both people and wildlife into the hands of anyone with a smartphone or a computer.
In an open letter to BC Premier Christy Clark, businesses and conservation groups argue that reducing carbon will benefit the economy.
If you like making videos and you want to be part of making our world a healthier place, the EduTOX Video Challenge may just be for you.
Landmark study confirms that diluted bitumen sinks in water, making it nearly impossible to clean up a large spill with current technology.
The Canadian experience is fast becoming focused on glass and concrete.
Compared to more conventional homes in the marketplace, the Endeavour Centre’s greenest home is a true winner.
In recent years there have been huge advances in the technology of field-based inventory and mapping. For NCC in BC, all field based inventory and mapping is now completed using the common iPad.
Participants will be walked through Planning to Win, a free online tool that breaks down issue or advocacy campaign planning into six steps. The new tool, a revised version of the popular Just Enough Planning Guide, can help staff more effectively use campaigns to advance their goals.
Join LEAF for a special public lecture on November 17. Hear from Joris Voeten, Urban Green Engineer, as he discusses site design for urban tree growth in the Netherlands.
A report that alerts the general public and decision makers to the ability of the Smart Grid to change how they think about electricity.
Learn how communities and cities can become more resilient with climate change adaptation practitioners David MacLeod, Blair Feltmate and Dan Sandink.
Learning how to create more efficient breeding strategies could ensure more durable trees for reforestation projects.
Fort Chipewyan looks to the sun for alternative energy sources to Tar Sands oil.
Researchers receive $500,000 in CANARIE funding to link environmental information about the North.
Actions to prevent global warming will lead to livable communities, improved air quality and protection of natural spaces.