VCC_vancouverWHAT IS A SUSTAINABLE CITY… a city designed with consideration of environmental impact, inhabited by people dedicated to minimization of required inputs of energy, water and food, and waste output of heat, air pollution and water pollution.

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The market benefits of ‘green’ condos in Toronto

LEED-certified condo units provide consumers with additional housing choice, promising better...
Posted On 15 May 2015
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BC First Nation to be recognized for economic development achievements

Penticton Indian Band Development Corporation wins award for Aboriginal economic development in...
Posted On 13 May 2015
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Celebrating Canadian design for preventing waste and increasing sustainability

Design portfolio from National Zero Waste Council showcases products incorporating...
Posted On 12 May 2015
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Unilever sees sustainability supporting growth

Unilever says it is making a growing and positive impact on its business in terms of growth,...
Posted On 11 May 2015
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New York Releases New Plan for a Strong and Just City

New Sustainability Plan establishes bold goals and specific targets for a strong, sustainable,...
Posted On 25 Apr 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 08 Apr 2015
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The Great Leaks: Water Use and Scarcity in Canada

Unless Canadians start consuming less, we may face a water shortage. Yet by global standards,...
Posted On 07 Apr 2015
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UN Statement calls for action on climate-resilient farming

Food Security is becoming a serious concern - not just in the developing world, but everywhere....
Posted On 30 Mar 2015
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Canadians’ Food Wasting Habits Need to Stop

Alarming rate of food and produce thrown away has far reaching impact beyond garbage
Posted On 30 Mar 2015
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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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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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