Monday March 30, 2015 Carbon Risk and Decarbonization Strategies - Karen Lockridge, Principal and pension actuary at Mercer - Lecture, 3:30 pm, Wilfrid Laurier University 202 Regina St, Room R103
Karen focuses on working with clients & colleagues to raise awareness of sustainability-related risks, trends & opportunities, such as those relating to water & resource shortages, climate change, environmental management & corporate responsibility MORE
Tuesday, April 7, 2015 is the NEXT CREW's GREEN DRINKS - See you there!
CREW has been joining up with members of KW GREEN DRINKS - ongoing, the first Tuesday of each month - Please JOIN US - 7:00-10:00 p.m., at the Barley Works, Huether Hotel, Waterloo, and get caught up on the latest discussions MORE
Tuesday, April 7, 2015 - Protect our Pollinators - 6:30 pm (doors open 6:00 pm), Princess Twin Theatre, 46 King Street N., Waterloo
Our pollinators are in trouble! To draw attention to their plight, the Sierra Club of Canada is doing a cross-Canada tour. Join us for a free, public meeting to learn about pollinator health, pesticide use and environmental protection MORE
Wednesday, April 8, 7:30 p.m. FREE - DO THE MATH documentary & related presentation - Zion United Church, 215 Peel St., New Hamburg.
View the film/documentary about the rising movement exploring one way of solving the climate crisis; presentation by Judy Paul from Divest Waterloo, an event sponsored by Zion United Church Ecoboosters group,Zion United Church New Hamburg. MORE
April 14 - 15, 2015 • ONTARIO POWER CONFERENCE - DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Toronto Downtown
The power sector in Ontario has undergone significant change in the last year – from the merger of the OPA and IESO, to privatization plans for Hydro One, to the conversation surrounding consolidation of LDCs in the province - get the straight goods. MORE
Friday, April 17 2PM - 3PM - WISE Public Lecture Series: A Practical Framework for the Implementation of the Vehicle-to-Grid (V2G) Concept - Location - UW Rm. CPH 4333 George Gross, Professor, Department of Electrical & Computer Eng, U of Illinois - FREE
The major increases in oil prices and the rising environmental concerns are key drivers in the growing interest in electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles. Car manufacturers world wide understand this trend quite well and are developing new models. MORE