Downtown Strategies Must Include Energy Efficiency

By: Jessica Lajoie and Stefanie Drozda, Program Specialists at Alberta Ecotrust Calgary’s downtown has been the focus of a lot of attention over the past few years and not for positive reasons. The combination of the economic recession and pandemic resulted in a hollowing out…

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JOIN OUR TEAM AS THE COMMUNICATIONS MANAGER!

Alberta Ecotrust is hiring for a Communications Manager and looking for someone who generates ideas and inventive ways to promote our organization while acting as a champion and advocate for positive change for all communities. The Communications Manager develops, implements, and continuously improves the Alberta…

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ARE WE DESIGNING PROGRAMS FOR CARBON NEUTRALITY?

Currently, there are a few programs in Alberta focused on catalyzing energy efficiency and small scale renewables while reducing greenhouse gas emissions. More are on the way. The federal government announced support programs including: an up to $5,000 rebate per home for energy efficiency improvements;…

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MEET OUR SPRING 2021 ENVIRONMENTAL GRANT RECIPIENTS

Together, with our Visionary Partners, we had the honour and privilege to grant nearly $300,000 to 15 environmental projects across the province! We funded 6 Community Grants and 9 Major Projects that take action on climate change and ensure the health of Alberta’s water, and…

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