Retrofitting Vintage Homes for Energy Efficiency
A few weeks back, we invited Greg Labbé of the home retrofit consultancy BlueGreen Group and Marco Iacampo, who is spearheading the City of Toronto’s new Home Energy Loan Program (HELP in short), to share their expertise on how to accomplish and finance energy retrofits in neighbourhoods like ours - lots of character (thanks to the abundance of double brick houses) and lots of potential to improve energy performance. Judging by the turn-out - a packed room on an early Saturday morning at t...Read more
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Julia Butterfly Hill : Roots and Vision -Seeds of Change
MAKE EARTH WEEK COME ALIVE!
JULIA BUTTERFLY HILL – EARTH DAY SUPPER AND WORKSHOP – APRIL 23RD
ROOTS AND VISION: SEEDS FOR CHANGE
Wednesday April 23rd, Friends House, 6 – 9:30 pm
60 Lowther Ave. Toronto (St. George and Bloor)
Scrumptious vegetarian dinner and interactive workshop with Julia Butterfly Hill. Julia is a gifted storyteller and courageous activist who gave 2 years of her life to save a giant redwood she nam...
Gambling on Extinction
On February 11th, 2014, Green 13 screened Revolution, by Rob Stewart. Traveling through 15 countries over four years, he discovered it is not only other species that are in grave danger - - it’s humanity itself. The film covers from the evolution of our species, to the revolution to save us. The current reports from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change support the thesis of Stewart’s film.
That same evening, Bill Spahic of Real to Reel Productions Inc. atten...