Road to Resilience
The Climate Action Team has launched Manitoba’s Road to Resilience - an achievable and concrete pathway to a better future.
It shows what is needed to feed, shelter, transport goods & people, and produce electricity without the use of fossil fuels, with foundational chapters on nature, green jobs, and the human impacts of climate change.
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Thanks to the Manitoba Seniors for Sustainability campaign for raising awareness and concern.
IPCC 1.5℃ Report Analysis
to a 1-sheet PDF Summary of the IPCC 1.5℃ report including suggestions for a strategy to help us prepare for this future.
The IPCC released a report on how quickly we need to take carbon out of the atmosphere to limit global warming to 1.5°C and avoid its most destructive consequences.
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Finding alternative ways to move ourselves and our goods without fossil fuels is critical in reducing emissions in our province. Unfortunately, making the right choice isn’t enough. road2resiliencemb.ca
Winnipeg council passes transit master plan, setting route for major changes for riders
Apr 30, 2021 – CBC News –
With the new Transit Master Plan, almost three times as many homes in Winnipeg will be within a 500 metre walk of all-day frequent transit service. Derek Koop, president of Functional Transit Winnipeg says “That is huge. It’s a big change, it’s an exciting change.”
Public works committee pushes transit master plan forward
Apr 21, 2021 – Winnipeg Free Press –
Council’s public works committee voted Tuesday unanimously in favour of the overall Winnipeg Transit Master Plan, which aims to redraw most bus routes, add some zero-emission vehicles, and expand rapid transit.
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Recent changes on our website…
April 21, 2021 – We have updated 5 website pages in the “GHG Emissions – Manitoba” section. Manitoba Greenhouse Gas (GHG) data has been updated to include 2019. The Large Final Emitter page in this section will be updated soon.
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