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A&WMA 103rd Annual Conference and Exhibition

Jun 22 2010 (All day) - Jun 25 2010 (All day)

The Air & Waste Management Association (A&WMA) is a nonprofit, nonpartisan professional organization that enhances knowledge and expertise by providing a neutral forum for information exchange, professional development, networking opportunities, public education, and outreach to more than 8000 environmental professionals in 65 countries. A&WMA also promotes global environmental responsibility and increases the effectiveness of organizations to make critical decisions that benefit society.

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Location

Calgary Telus Convention Centre
Calgary, AB

Posted August 19, 2009 by Anonymous

SC Chinook Group Meeting: Regional Municipal Sustainability Initiatives

Sep 9 2009 - 7:00pm

After our regular summer meeting hiatus, and a number of great summer events and outings, Sierra Club Chinook Group is back this fall with another exciting meeting line-up.  NOTE: September's meeting has been bumped to Wednesday, Sept. 9 at 7 pm (1 week later than normal) due to a late Labour Day holiday this year. Read more »

Location

Calgary Area Outdoor Council
1111 Memorial Drive NW
Calgary, AB

Posted August 11, 2009 by Anonymous

Pedal for the Planet Movement Building: Activate & Educate

Jul 21 2009 - 7:00pm

From Canada to Copenhagen: Pedal for the Planet

A new climate treaty will be negotiated during international climate talks in Copenhagen, Denmark, December 7-18, 2009. Canada now stands out as one of the last major industrialized countries opposed to targets for deep reductions in greenhouse gas emissions and one of the biggest blockers of climate change negotiations. Read more »

Location

Arusha Centre
106, 223 12 Avenue SW
Calgary, AB

Posted July 15, 2009 by Anonymous

Pedal for the Planet Action Training

Jul 21 2009 - 9:00am

From Canada to Copenhagen: Pedal for the Planet

A new climate treaty will be negotiated during international climate talks in Copenhagen, Denmark, December 7-18, 2009. Canada now stands out as one of the last major industrialized countries opposed to targets for deep reductions in greenhouse gas emissions and one of the biggest blockers of climate change negotiations. Read more »

Location

Good Life Community Bike Shop
Eau Claire Market 201, 200 Barclay Parade SW
Calgary, AB

Posted July 15, 2009 by Anonymous

Stakeholder Workshops on the Chemicals Management Plan

Jul 22 2009 - 10:00am - 1:15pm

The Government of Canada is pleased to be hosting a webinar in English to help further explain to stakeholders key initiatives under the Chemicals Management Plan, the associated documentation, as well as how to participate. The objective of the webinar is for federal officials to provide information on the Chemicals Management Plan, how to respond to the Challenge to Industry, the update of the Domestic Substances List, and notification for new substances. Read more »

Posted July 9, 2009 by Anonymous

Carbon Credit Exchange Seminar

Jun 25 2009 - 1:00pm - 4:30pm

Guest Speakers: Blue Source and Climate Change Central

Audience: Oil & gas Companies, alternate energy companies, farmers and ranchers, manufacturing companies, high emitters and anyone using environmentally friendly practices in their operations. Anyone interested in finding out more about the Carbon Credit Exchange is welcome.

Cost: $15.00 (includes refreshments & Snacks) Read more »

Location

Various locations
(see http://www.ecosolar.ca/open_houses.html for details)
Edmonton, AB

Posted May 29, 2009 by Anonymous

Webcast: Inuit, Human Rights and Climate Change

May 29 2009 - 5:45pm
The Arusha Centre is pleased to host a live webcast from Iqaluit, Nunavut.

Featuring Siila Watt-Cloutier, Inuit climate activist and 2007 Nobel Peace Prize nominee, speaking on Inuit, Human Rights and Climate Change as the launch for the Countdown to Copenhagen.

This webcast will draw a worldwide audience and is part of Isuma TV's six month internet campaign to promote the importance of Inuit knowledge and human rights in the global discussion of climate change. Read more »

Location

The Arusha Centre
106 - 223 12 Ave SW Calgary ( in the Old Y Building for Community Organizations)
Calgary, AB

Posted May 21, 2009 by Anonymous

Water & Agriculture in Southern Alberta

Jun 19 2009 - 5:30pm - Jun 21 2009 - 2:00pm

Water & Agriculture in Southern Alberta, a Residential Workshop

Hosted and organized by Waterlution-A Water Learning Experience with Elizabeth Hendriks, Waterlution Associate, and special guests: Read more »

Location

Camp Columbus
Waterton National Park
Waterton, AB

Posted May 15, 2009 by Anonymous

Should Alberta Go Nuclear?

Jun 19 2009 - 7:00pm

Join an expert from Citizens Advocating the Use of Sustainable Energy on Friday, June 19th at the Cambrian Heights Community Association (600 Northmount Drive N.W.) for a presentation and discussion of the future of nuclear power in Alberta. You will have the opportunity to learn about the current proposal to build nuclear power plants in Northern Alberta, as well as lessons learned from other nuclear installations across the country. Does Alberta have a looming energy shortage?

Location

Cambrian Heights Community Association
600 Northmount Drive NW
Calgary, AB

Posted May 15, 2009 by Anonymous

Conference: Critical Intersections for Energy & Water Law

May 20 2009 - 9:00am - May 21 2009 - 4:30pm

The Alberta Law Foundation is generously supporting public legal education by serving as a lead sponsor of the University of Calgary Faculty of Law "Critical Intersections for Energy & Water Law: New Challenges and Opportunities" conference on Wednesday and Thursday, May 20 and 21, 2009. We invite you to be our guest at this conference which is co-hosted by the U of C Faculty of Law, Pacific McGeorge School of Law (Sacramento, California) and the UNESCO Centre for Water Law, Policy Science, University of Dundee (United Kingdom). The intent is to bring legal academics, practitioners, business leaders, and regulatory officials to a multi-national conference exploring the vital role that law plays in promoting sustainable development and use of both energy and water.

Complimentary registrations for public interest group representatives are available. Read more »

Location

Faculty of Law — Murray Fraser Hall
University of Calgary 2500 University Drive NW
Calgary, AB

Posted May 11, 2009 by Anonymous

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