GreenSpace Youth Conference
Thu Apr 9 from 9AM-3:30 PM
University of Winnipeg, Richardson College
GreenSpace conference is for youth who are leading school-based environmental projects and for adults who want to support youth leadership.
High School Sustainability Conference
Apr 23 @ Sisler High School
Register by March 31
Empower your students to take action and make a difference. Limit: 4 students + 1 teacher per school
Mon Apr 6 - Fri Apr 10
Manitoba Hydro Place, 360 Portage Ave
Register for a certificate course in “Passive House Design and Construction" put on by Canada Green Building Council - Manitoba and the Canadian Passive House Institute.
President Obama explains Keystone XL, the tar sands, & climate change
RRC to unveil new Level 3 electric-vehicle charging station
Mar 25, 2015 – Winnipeg Free Press
Red River College is putting a charge in the local electric car market today. The college is unveiling a Level 3 (30KW DC) electric-vehicle quick charging station at 10 a.m. at the Notre Dame campus this morning.
Pine beetles moving into Boreal Forest
Apr 2015 issue – National Geographic
The Mountain Pine beetle has killed whole mountainsides of lodgepole pine across ten states and two Canadian provinces. Now it is in the jack pine of the Boreal Forest and is spreading easterly. The beetle has us to thank for warming the whole planet with our carbon dioxide emissions.
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