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First Nations are Going Green

By Kate Taylor, Project Manager, Aki Energy Peguis First Nation and Fisher River Cree Nation are going green – reducing utility bills and creating local green jobs – with the help of Green Communities Canada and Aki Energy. The two … Continue reading

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Web conferencing and websites for non-profits

Are you a Canadian non-profit looking to harness the power of the internet for collaboration and communication? Green Communities Canada can help. Our GreenIT social enterprise offers affordable packages for web conferencing and self-managed websites.  Blackboard Collaborate Call us to … Continue reading

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Green Communities help businesses

Several Green Communities across Canada offers programs to businesses to support them in their efforts to become greener, whether it is to reduce their solid waste output, to green their business-related purchases, to offer employees transportation alternatives, to conserve energy … Continue reading

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New book on building prosperity

In his new book Build Prosperity, Shaun Loney, founding Executive Director of BUILD Inc and Green Communities Canada Board member, outlines how Manitoba’s fossil fuel tab can be replaced with jobs and justice in the local economy. Loney’s outlines a bold plan … Continue reading

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Depaving ‘liberates the soil’

DEPAVE ENGAGES communities in a new approach to the urban landscape through the simple yet emotionally compelling act of “liberating the soil” – using power tools to tear up the old grey concrete jungle and make way for new green … Continue reading

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