Introduction to Passive House Design

Thu 23 Feb @ 9:00am - 5:00pm

Manitoba Hydro Bldg (360 Portage)

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

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ManSEA Conference and AGM

Wed Apr 5

William Glesby Centre, Portage La Prairie

Manitoba Sustainable Energy Association (ManSEA) will be hosting an event focused on the topic "Sustainable Energy – What Does It Mean For Me?” Watch the ManSEA website for more Program and Registration information.

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News

  • Cities unite to seek ‘record breaking’ electric fleet

    Jan 10, 2017 – E&E News –

    Four of the largest West Coast cities are asking automakers whether they can produce “a potentially record-breaking order” of 24,000 electric vehicles. “The hope is that by next month there could be additional cities in the request that hopefully brings the demand for EVs to 50,000 or perhaps even 100,000.”

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  • Math Myth – Who “pays their own way”, bike and transit riders or motorists?

    Jan 3, 2017 – Winnipeg Metro –

    Many of the biggest fear-based myths that get raised in city-building conversation are shown to be untrue when you apply cold hard counting to the conversation.

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New on this Site

  • Recent changes on our website…

    Sep 21, 2016 – The Manitoba Government is preparing to put a price on carbon. So, we have added a section to the Solutions area of our website to explain carbon pricing. This included the addition of pages on carbon pricing, carbon tax, and revenue recycling. We also reorganized our pages that explain cap and trade. In all, 6 webpages were added or reworked.

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