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Green Action Centre - Job Posting

Deadline: Fri Oct 10 @ 5PM

Green Action Centre is looking for a Project Coordinator for their Living Green, Living Well project.

This is a 6-month term position, at 28 hours per week, with a flexible work schedule and the possibility of extension.

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Igniting Winnipeg's Transition

Sat Oct 11 @ 1PM

UofW Convocation Hall

Part of the UoW GrassRoutes conference, Transition Winnipeg invites you to an exciting, collaborative workshop to help develop Winnipeg's Great Transition plan further.

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David Suzuki Blue Dot Tour

Fri Oct 24 @ 7pm

Burton Cummings Theatre

David Suzuki and a star-studded lineup of performers, artists, and leaders are on a cross-country journey to give all Canadians the right to drink clean water, breathe fresh air, and eat healthy food.

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All-candidates Mayoral Forum

Tue Sep 30 @ 7PM

Unitarian Church, 603 Wellington Cres

Where do the candidates stand on visions and plans for a more sustainable Winnipeg? Find out first hand at “Environment on the Agenda”.

Hosted by CJOB's Richard Cloutier.

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News

  • Climate change makes it harder to save Lake Erie

    Sep 29, 2014 – Toledo Blade

    Although not the primary source of Great Lakes algae, climate change is exacerbating the problem and making it harder to reduce phosphorus and other nutrients that help algae grow, experts say.

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  • SaskPower to launch carbon-capture power plant

    Sep 28, 2014 – Canadian Press

    REGINA – Saskatchewan’s government-owned power utility is set to launch its flagship carbon-capture-and-storage project. While its proponents say the project represents a way to burn coal more efficiently with less greenhouse gas, critics argue carbon capture simply enables the status quo and does little to mitigate the damage caused by carbon emissions.

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  • Statoil puts oilsands project on hold for at least three years

    Sep 25, 2014 – Canadian Press

    CALGARY – Statoil has put its Corner oilsands project on hold for at least three years as it grapples with rising costs. “Market access issues also play a role — including limited pipeline access which weighs on prices for Alberta oil, squeezing margins and making it difficult for sustainable financial returns.”

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  • Recent changes on our website…

    We’ve changed… well, everything really. The look and feel of this whole website has been updated. New logo, new video links, new content… Also, it should be an enjoyable visit on your mobile device – tablet or phone.

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