Village Vancouver

Vancouver's Leader in Transition toward Strong, Resilient, Complete Communities

All Blog Posts Tagged 'energy' (5)

Grist: Why fixing up old homes is greener than building new ones

This old house: Why fixing up old homes is greener than building new ones

25 JAN 2012 6:49 PM…


Added by Randy Chatterjee on January 26, 2012 at 8:30am — No Comments

Climate Justice: For those who want to reduce carbon emissions while helping developing countries to develop using green energy

Please check out this updated and AMAZING document called "Greenhouse Development Rights Framework."


It's based on the ideas in a book called "Dead Heat: Global Justice & Global Warming" by Tom Athanasiou & Paul Baer.  This small book is only about 100 pages, short but powerful. It is BRILLIANT with rational ways to solve the global…


Added by Karen H on January 23, 2011 at 2:02pm — 2 Comments

The Sustainable Revolution -Part 1

The Sustainable Revolution

by Mykoden

This paper was originally presented at the World Social…


Added by Mykoden on November 27, 2010 at 11:33am — No Comments

The Sustainable Revolution -Part 2

The Sustainable Revolution

This paper was originally presented at the World Social Forum in Caracas at the University of Venezuela on January…


Added by Mykoden on November 27, 2010 at 11:30am — No Comments

Our Canadian Identity

Our Canadian Identity

By Kathie Wallace

In 1972, when Paul Henderson became the “Magic Man” in hockey for Canada, I and millions of Canadians stopped our lives to listen breathlessly as we won the Summit Series over the Russians.

The score was tied 5-5 and the series was also tied. With 34 seconds left in the game, Henderson scored to win for Canada. It was called “the goal heard around the world”.

I will always… Continue

Added by Kathie Wallace on February 4, 2010 at 10:06am — No Comments

Village engages individuals, neighbourhoods & organizations to take actions that build sustainable communities & have fun doing it. Join us!


You can make donations to Village Vancouver here.

Buy Books -- Support Village Vancouver

Village earns 15% on your book purchases from New Society Publishers. Details here.

Latest Activity

Profile IconGrist
7 hours ago
Ross Moster's event was featured

*Holiday Canning at Strathcona Community Centre

November 2, 2016 from 6:30pm to 9:30pm
8 hours ago
Celina Starnes's event was featured

Birds of a Feather: Fall Travelers at Stanley Park Nature House Foot of Alberni St V6G 2S1

October 30, 2016 from 9am to 11am
10 hours ago
Profile IconGrist
11 hours ago

© 2016   Created by Randy Chatterjee.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service