Earth Day Energy Showcase in Waterloo Region

WATERLOO — Local area residents will be able to learn about rebates and resources to make their homes more energy efficient at a special community event on Earth Day, April 22. The Earth Day Energy Showcase, hosted by the University of Waterloo and the Residential Energy Efficiency Project (REEP), will highlight energy-savings information and services…

Ottawa Eco-Stewardship Fair

The 2009 Ottawa Eco-Stewardship Fair, billed as ‘Ottawa’s Grass Roots Community on Display’, brings together environmental organizations, small and large businesses and government to provide the public with the newest ideas for vibrant, safe, healthy and sustainable living.  Each year, the Ottawa EcoFair has grown in popularity. Last year’s event was the most successful yet…

The Nature of Things with David Suzuki: Box set released before Earth Day

Canadians have a special place in their hearts for CBC’s The Nature of Things. Who could forget those images of a young and iconic David Suzuki, practicing scientist and TV host, as he was propelled to fame in Canada and beyond? For those with a fuzzy memory of the early episodes of this wildly popular show, you will soon…

Efficiency New Brunswick’s CFL Rebate Campaign

Efficiency NB recognized Earth Day recently with an in-store rebate campaign to educate New Brunswickers on the benefits of switching to compact fluorescent lighting products (CFLs) and to provide a financial incentive to help offset the cost of doing so.