SUSTAINABLE CITIES…

exploring the realities and challenges of living in a more sustainable world

The hidden threats that could imperil the sustainable economy

Even economic growth, long unquestioned and coveted, needs to be examined with healthy skepticism.
Posted On 21 Mar 2015
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Call for Expressions of Interest for Mentorship Program for BC-based SME’s

Program will provide focused business case mentoring, proof of performance support, and...
Posted On 16 Mar 2015
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Don’t drink the water – Thousands in Canada can’t drink their water

As of January 1,838 drinking water advisories in effect across Canada says new report
Posted On 14 Mar 2015
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Reducing food waste could save the global economy $300 billion a year

One third of all food produced in the world ends up as waste
Posted On 05 Mar 2015
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Invest In Water to Prevent Conflict: New Report

Expect water supply of 2.9 billion people in 48 countries to fall short of needs in as little...
Posted On 25 Feb 2015
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The “Energy of Water”

June event in Vancouver explores how water intersects with energy, land, food and the nature of...
Posted On 23 Feb 2015
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Water in the City – Crisis looms as urban populations explode 

With half the world’s population now in cities, inadequate surface water supplies will leave...
Posted On 21 Feb 2015
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Didn’t See It Coming: An interview with Marc Stoiber

What I realized somewhere along the way, though, was that the biggest risk is not risking.
Posted On 17 Feb 2015
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Barometer Rising – mixed message on the storm front

New research suggests that climate change won’t after all lead to more storms − but the bad...
Posted On 08 Feb 2015
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Social conscience is key to cutting household energy

What motivates the most - saving money or saving the environment?
Posted On 27 Jan 2015
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Marketing For Good: Timing and the Successful Startup

By Marc Stoiber I’m a brand consultant. I’m an entrepreneur. But one thing that...
Posted On 27 Jan 2015
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Climate’s threat to wheat is rising by degrees

Worldwide field trials show that just one degree of warming could slash wheat yields by 42...
Posted On 17 Jan 2015
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