Greening Businesses, NeighbourWoods, Butt Litter – GCNews #774

21 May 2012 – Published by Green Communities Canada

Best Super Bowl XLV commercial

…that we were able to view in Canada! Seeing its arctic home melting away, a lone polar bear sets out on a great journey to thank someone who is trying to help. 2011 Nissan LEAF – Meet the Nissan LEAF, Nissan’s new 100% electric, zero emission car. Watch the making of the video here:

Bring on the Electric Vehicles

There’s been a lot of hype for Electric Vehicles in the media lately (see: “Electric cars take off, quietly” ‎from the Vancouver Sun; “A quicker spark for Vancouver’s electric vehicles‎” from Metro Vancouver; and “B.C. may be electric car capital‎ – The Province. The ever-reliable GLOBE-Net proclaims “B.C. on front line of electric vehicle revolution“….

Downtown Condo Tower to be Canada’s First Plug-in Electric Vehicle Building

The Vancouver Sun reports:   May 6, 2009 — Condo buyers at Concord Pacific’s new Cosmo building in downtown Vancouver will have the capacity to plug in and charge their electric vehicles. “This is about sustainability,” Concord senior vice-president Peter Webb said in an interview after Wednesday’s announcement. “We’re saying it’s no longer science fiction. It’s…