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Getting Ready for the Canada Not-For-Profit Corporations Act: What your Group needs to know (Webinar)

Sep 7 2011 - 11:30am

Building Blocks: ENGO Webinar Series

Expected to come into force this fall, the new Canada Not-For-Profit Corporations Act (NFP Act) sets out a host of new rules that could pose significant compliance challenges for federally incorporated not-for-profit organizations. How can you prepare for these changes? 

Register for our free webinar on Wednesday, September 7th at 11:30am MT Read more »

Posted August 24, 2011 by AEN

Urban Lakes & Wetlands Workshop

Sep 30 2011 (All day) - Oct 1 2011 (All day)

Earlybird registration deadline is August 31, 2011

18th Annual ALMS Workshop

Urban lakes are unique, and as such pose unique management issues. The focus of the 2011 ALMS workshop will be on management of the quality and quantity of water within urban lakes and wetlands, other than storm water treatment ponds, and land uses that will impact or affect these lakes and wetlands.   

Highlights include: Read more »

Location

Chestermere Community Centre Chestermere, AB

Posted August 24, 2011 by AEN

Passive House Design & Construction Training Course

Sep 12 2011 (All day) - Sep 16 2011 (All day)

Join us for our 2011 Passive House Training Course in Calgary, AB September 12-16, 2011.  Each course is a challenging and intensive full week of instruction, and is aimed at Canadian building professionals who have a passion to learn the art of Passive House design, the world’s leading standard in low‐energy, sustainable construction. This is the only course in North America based on the 2010 international Passive House training program (CEPH). We work in collaboration with the Passivhaus Institut in Germany, the world authority on this type of construction, and with the international Passive House community. Read more »

Location

CMHC Office
Suite 200, 1000 7 Avenue SW
Calgary, AB

Posted August 22, 2011 by AEN

Photovoltaics for Electricians Class

Oct 28 2011 - 6:30pm - Oct 30 2011 - 4:30pm

This class is designed for electricians or those with electrical experience and an understanding of electrical theory and electrical terminology. The class will overview system design, siting, shading and maintenance issues. Photovoltaic equipment including modules, racking systems, inverters, charge controllers, and batteries will be introduced. Section 50 of the Canadian Electrical Code will be interpreted.

October 28-30, 2011 Read more »

Location

Room X-105
NAIT Main Campus
Edmonton, AB

Posted August 3, 2011 by AEN

Renewable Energy - The Path to Energy Independence

Sep 20 2011 (All day)

What are the latest renewable energy technologies available?  What is actually practical for our climate? The Solar Energy Society of Alberta and the Grant MacEwan Institute of Environmental Studies are offering this popular class again this Fall on Tuesday evenings. It provides an overview of photovoltaics, solar hot water, solar home design, green transportation options and more. Read more »

Location

MacEwan University - City Centre Campus
Edmonton, AB

Posted August 3, 2011 by AEN

Nuclear Power - How is it Regulated? (Webinar)

Jul 4 2011 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Are you wondering how nuclear power facilities are regulated in Canada? Are you confused about how provincial and federal environmental laws apply to nuclear power facilities? Join Laura Bowman, Staff Counsel, for a discussion of how nuclear power facilities are regulated in Canada and how Alberta and Saskatchewan laws may be applied to nuclear power proposals. This is a FREE webinar, funded by the Alberta and Saskatchewan Law Foundations. Click on the link below to RSVP. Thank you for your attention and response.

Posted June 27, 2011 by Anonymous

Webinar: Nuclear Power - How is it regulated?

Jul 4 2011 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Are you wondering how nuclear power facilities are regulated in Canada? Are you confused about how provincial and federal environmental laws apply to nuclear power facilities? 

Join Laura Bowman, Staff Counsel, for a discussion of how nuclear power facilities are regulated in Canada and how Alberta and Saskatchewan laws may be applied to nuclear power proposals.

This is a free webinar, funded by the Alberta and Saskatchewan Law Foundations.

Posted June 20, 2011 by AEN

Fundamentals of Permaculture Workshop

Jun 28 2011 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Jun 30 2011 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Permaculture is a completely solutions-oriented approach to addressing environmental, social and energy-supply problems. Discover your untapped potential for creating immense positive change starting at your back door. We've designed this six hour intensive to provide you with the tools to turn your home into the greenest home on the block - all the while saving money and making a super healthy, beautiful and inspiring environment for family, friends and community. 

Cost: $75.00

Location

The AREA
1119 10 Avenue SE
Calgary, AB

Posted June 2, 2011 by AEN

CEP Environmental Career Workshop

Jun 17 2011 - 8:00am - 4:30pm

Connecting Environmental Professionals (CEP) is proud to present our Environmental Career Workshop on Friday, June 17th.  As we continue to celebrate our 10th anniversary and recent transition to CEP, we are dedicated to providing greater opportunities and resources that advance your environmental career and help you to land your dream job! Read more »

Location

Gulf Canada Square (Conoco Phillips Board Room - 13th Floor)
401 9 Avenue SW
Calgary, AB

Posted June 2, 2011 by AEN

Edmonton Bicycle Commuters Volunteer Orientation

May 31 2011 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm

New and experienced volunteers will get a juicy 2 hour training to learn how our community bike shop operates, the many programs what we do, how we help people fall in love with their bike, and how you can help.

No mechanical experience? Be a Shop Host or staff the EBC at one of the many events we attend!

Have a knack for teaching and trouble-shooting? Be a Mechanic at BikeWorks or at one of the summer events!

Register to attend here: http://bit.ly/ifjc5P

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Location

BikeWorks
10047 80 Avenue NW (enter through back alley only)
Edmonton, AB

Posted May 24, 2011 by AEN

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