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.
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.
Every city (including Winnipeg) should do a “system reimagining” of their bus network like Houston METRO did.
Diehard coders just rescued NASA’s Earth Science data
Feb 13, 2017 – Wired –
On Saturday, more than 200 hackers, scientists, and students on UC Berkeley’s campus worked to rescue federal US climate data.
Heat waves scorch the Arctic, Australia, parts of U.S.
Feb 13, 2017 – Inside Climate News –
Record-high temperatures spike concerns about climate change’s new normal in the melting Arctic and an already-hot Australia.
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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