Announcements

Working (and Learning) Together

The relationship Alberta Ecotrust’s Visionary Partners have with the people and projects they support through the Environmental Grant Program doesn’t end with the funding cheque.   Each of our Visionary Partners participate actively in stewarding the projects they collectively support. Project stewards often team up…

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Meet the 2019 CitiesIPCC Legacy Research Grant Program Recipients

The CitiesIPCC Legacy Research Grant Program is a natural extension of Alberta Ecotrust’s partnership with the City of Edmonton and its Change for Climate initiative. With a diverse committee of subject matter experts from academia, consulting firms, environmental nonprofits, and government, the CitiesIPCC Legacy Research…

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Alberta Ecotrust Foundation receives $22 million for Calgary climate solutions

July 19, 2019 For Immediate Release   The Government of Canada announced a $22 million contribution to Alberta Ecotrust Foundation to support low-carbon solutions in Calgary. The contribution is part of the $183 million investment to the Federation of Canadian Municipalities for Low Carbon Cities…

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Alberta Ecotrust Foundation receives $22 million for Edmonton climate solutions

July 18, 2019 For Immediate Release   The Government of Canada announced a $22 million contribution to Alberta Ecotrust Foundation to support low-carbon solutions in Edmonton. The contribution is part of the $183 million investment to the Federation of Canadian Municipalities for Low Carbon Cities…

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REQUEST FOR QUOTATIONS: FACILITATION SERVICES FOR LC3 PLANNING MEETING

On behalf of Low Carbon Cities Canada (LC3), Alberta Ecotrust is requesting quotations for facilitation services for an LC3 planning meeting that will take place over 2.5 days, September 11 to 13, 2019 in Ottawa.   The deadline for responses to this Request for Quotations…

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Alberta Ecotrust is seeking a Treasurer to join our Board of Directors

Alberta Ecotrust is growing and we are seeking a new Treasurer who is up to the challenge to join our Board of Directors.   The Treasurer will oversee the evolving financial matters of Alberta Ecotrust in line with good practice, legal accountability and compliance, and…

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Alberta Ecotrust Welcomes Dow Canada!

Alberta Ecotrust is proud to welcome Dow Canada back to our network of Visionary Partners! Dow was one of the corporate leaders that helped found our organization in 1991 and we are so pleased to welcome them back to the Alberta Ecotrust family.   Dow…

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Meet the 2019 EcoCity Edmonton Grant Recipients

Introducing the recipients of the City of Edmonton’s 2019 EcoCity Edmonton grants with support from Alberta Ecotrust and the Edmonton Community Foundation! The EcoCity Edmonton Grant Program exists to help support the City of Edmonton’s goal of reducing greenhouse gas emissions by 35 per cent by…

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Alberta Ecotrust has a new look! Don’t worry, we’re still the organization you know & trust

  “It’s all about coming together” is not only the theme of our 2019 Environmental Gathering, it also describes our work at Alberta Ecotrust. Alberta’s environmental challenges are complex. If we are to make progress on environmental solutions, we need to work together. No one can…

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For Immediate Release: Alberta Ecotrust Foundation Welcomes Federal Government Investment in LC3 in Edmonton

Federal Budget 2019 to Fund New Way of Investing in Local Climate Solutions Alberta Ecotrust Foundation Welcomes Federal Government Investment in Low Carbon Cities Canada   Edmonton, Alberta – March 20, 2019 – The $183 million announced yesterday in the federal budget for Low Carbon…

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