Hard hats and work boots: energy efficiency could create 25,000+ jobs in New Brunswick

Will you commit to aggressive investments in energy efficiency and renewable energy that will create good-paying jobs for tradespeople in New Brunswick?The transition to an energy-efficient economy would create more than 25,000 full-time jobs in New … [Read more...]

Turn the page on Energy East and set our sights on clean energy construction jobs, says Corbett

Our Executive Director, Lois Corbett, told the New Brunswick Telegraph-Journal in a story published Sept. 9 that the promise of thousands of construction jobs for New Brunswickers isn't dead — it's just not in building pipelines. “I think if we … [Read more...]

Iron & Earth: Workers take charge in the transition to renewable energy

  Have you heard of Iron & Earth? It's an organization led by Canada's oil sands workers that came together in the spring of 2015 when oil prices began to drop and workers were facing mass layoffs in the Alberta oil sands. The workers, … [Read more...]

Conservation Council of New Brunswick applauds Premier-designate Brian Gallant for recent announcement on job creation

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FREDERICTON – Premier-designate Brian Gallant has pledged to grow the provincial economy by focusing on innovation-based entrepreneurship and making it easier to get the research currently underway at our universities and tech … [Read more...]