24 Hours of Reality

Fri Nov 13 to Sat Nov 14

24 Hours of Reality is a live global event covering the climate crisis with broadcasts from around the world. This year, 24 Hours of Reality: The World is Watching will focus on the upcoming COP21 climate gathering in Paris.



Passive House Design Course

Thu Nov 12

Manitoba Hydro Place

This 1-day course will provide you with a fundamental understanding of the elements of the Passive House Design, which leads to cost effective, low energy buildings with increased occupant comfort and reduced mechanical systems.



  • Obama’s climate-change talk stands in stark contrast to Canadian party leaders

    Sep 1, 2015 – Canadian Press

    An international summit on Arctic issues that seems designed to burnish the green legacy of U.S. President Barack Obama is highlighting the absence of climate debate so far in Canada’s federal election.


  • Weekend storms show cracks in Manitoba infrastructure

    Aug 24, 2015 – CBC News

    Manitoba can expect more storms similar to what we had this weekend, but it’s ill-prepared for that, according to one expert.


New on this Site

  • Recent changes on our website…

    Jul 30, 2015 – Canada Greenhouse Gas (GHG) data has been updated to include 2013. (3 webpages) Overall emissions for Canada have increased 18% from 1990 to 2013. While gains have been made in some areas (such as electricity generation), those gains have been more than offset by emission increases from expansion of the tar sands in Alberta.



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