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August 22, 2013
Three ways to stay green at your favourite festivals
With all the festivals popping up in Calgary this summer, it’s great to see so many that are making an effort to reduce their environmental impacts. We’ve seen some impressive numbers this year – for...
August 21, 2013
Build a sustainable, mobile garden centre? Greengate proves you ECOCAN!
Last winter Greengate Garden Centres’ research showed that Calgary’s gardeners desired an environmentally-friendly, sustainability-focused gardening retail outlet. One idea led to another and the...
August 19, 2013
Protecting Alberta’s environment, one project at a time
“After 22 years, our insight and expertise as a grantmaker is as much about shared learning and respecting each other's perspectives as it is about writing cheques. It is truly gratifying to see our...
August 16, 2013
Dog spa composting plan keeps you and your pup green
For one dog salon in Bridgeland, throwing out a single large garbage bag every day was just one too many. Every year, 364 bags of dog hair were being thrown out by Muttley Crüe Dog Grooming and...
August 14, 2013
Blackline GPS navigates a more sustainable approach to employee safety
Blackline GPS was founded in 2004, initially targeting consumers. In 2007 Blackline met with ENMAX Power whom expressed interest in a new employee safety monitoring solution. Within two weeks,...
August 13, 2013
Be more sustainable with one simple step
We asked Green Calgary, “What is the one change you would suggest people make in order to make the biggest impact in terms of creating a more sustainable community?” According to them, the greatest...