PEI’s Global Wake-Up Call

Charlottetown – People are invited out for a “Global Wake-Up Call” in Prince Edward Island’s capital city on Monday September 21, at 12:00 noon. The gathering will coincide with other such events in public places all around the world. These flashmob “wake-up call” events are designed to raise awareness and encourage our leaders to take action on climate change.

PEI’s Global Wake-Up Call

Charlottetown – People are invited out for a “Global Wake-Up Call” in Prince Edward Island’s capital city on Monday September 21, at 12:00 noon. The gathering will coincide with other such events in public places all around the world. These flashmob “wake-up call” events are designed to raise awareness and encourage our leaders to take action on climate change.

Coastlands: The Maritimes Policy Review

September will see the launch of the Maritimes’ only regional magazine devoted to sustainable development, independent journalism and critical reflection on social, cultural and environmental issues.

Campaign to Turn on the Tap and Ditch the Bottle

HALIFAX, Dec. 12 /CNW/ – A broad-based coalition of organizations in Nova Scotia has come together to convince municipalities and school boards that the sale and provision of bottled water in their facilities is a very ‘un-green’ and ‘un-economical’ thing to be doing. To launch the ‘Campaign to Turn on the Tap and Ditch the…

BOMA’s BESt – Go green with BOMA Canada’s new certification

(Vancouver, October 2, 2008) The Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) of Canada has unveiled its newly integrated green building certification program, BOMA BESt. At a presentation during BOMEX 2008, twelve buildings from across Canada were recognized for their commitment to operating in an ecologically responsible manner. The past top scoring Go Green Plus building…

Eco-Friendly Fashions at Affordable Prices

As green clothing retailer Fashion & Earth gears up its inventory of organic clothing for its September opening, shoppers can sign up to receive notifications and an early bird discount at FashionandEarth.com.

Chef Michael to Host Fall Flavours – Prince Edward Island

Charlottetown – Chef Michael Smith is an Island original and Host of Food Network’s new series Chef Abroad. From September 30 – October 5th, 2008 he’s inviting food lovers to visit his home, in Prince Edward Island, to enjoy over 100 interactive culinary events as part of Fall Flavours – Prince Edward Island.

Chef Michael to Host Fall Flavours – Prince Edward Island

Charlottetown – Chef Michael Smith is an Island original and Host of Food Network’s new series Chef Abroad. From September 30 – October 5th, 2008 he’s inviting food lovers to visit his home, in Prince Edward Island, to enjoy over 100 interactive culinary events as part of Fall Flavours – Prince Edward Island.

Sharon Labchuk: A Force of Nature Leading the Green Party of PEI

Sharon Labchuk

Sharon Labchuk is a force of nature. She is the founder and leader of the Green Party of PEI. She served as the campaign manager for Elizabeth May’s successful campaign to become leader of the Green Party of Canada. And she served as the Co-Chair of the GPC Shadow Cabinet for the last two years that I was leader of the party.

The Enviro Church Conservation Project

Congregations in PEI are making themselves parables of success in reducing greenhouse gas emissions. Churches are notoriously drafty buildings. But Prince Edward Island parishioners have seen the light when it comes to warmer pews on Sundays.