New Alberta Climate Change Policies

Alberta’s government released the new environmental policy on Monday. A levy will be introduced to all greenhouse gas emissions starting in 2017. This is the first announcement that Alberta Environment has made about the policy change before the ‪#‎COP21‬...

IRSI @ BCN Conference

Next week marks the beginning of the 16th annual BCN conference. IRSI has been invited to present on Monday November 23 3pm, and Tuesday November 24 at 9am and 3pm at the Shaw Conference Centre. We encourage any attendees to stop by and speak with our presenter Chris...

Alberta’s Climate Change Policy Predictions

COP 21 is coming up quick. Alberta is due to announce new climate change policies just days before the conference will take place. Although the information has not yet been released in regards to the new legislation (other than the doubling of carbon tax in the...

Halfway There

The steps we are taking towards a more sustainable future are comparable to a walking pace. We will get to the end goal eventually, which is the use of clean energy on a mass scale, but it will take a long time. It is imperative to have an end goal in mind, but we...

Community Gardens

As the first snow starts to fall, the last thing on your mind is planning next year’s garden. Something to keep in mind for next year is that the City of Edmonton has over 80 community gardens throughout the city! Community gardens are a great way to brighten up...