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...]

“One thing we’ve discovered, solar panels generate really amazing amounts of power”

Two homeowners featured in our upcoming Passport to a Low Carbon Economy EcoHomes Tour spoke with CBC Shift NB’s Vanessa Vander Valk this week to share their story and let New Brunswickers know how fun and beneficial switching to a more … [Read more...]

Proposed community-owned Wind Farm would power up to 7,000 Sackville homes

Proposed community-owned wind project would power up to 7,000 Sackville homes Residents in Sackville, N.B., want to build its first community-owned wind-farm that would power up to 7,000 homes in the area, and help reduce carbon pollutio. What … [Read more...]

Making Informed Choices — our guide to going green

Looking for more resources on energy efficiency and clean energy technology? Look no further!   The Conservation Council of New Brunswick wants to help you make informed choices about the energy you use and where it comes from. That’s why the … [Read more...]

A climate action plan for NB is a clean energy plan

The Conservation Council's statement in response to the Federal government's intention to accelerate the phase-out of coal By Dr.  Louise Comeau, Conservation Council September 2, 2016 The Government of Canada today indicated its intention to … [Read more...]

Innovation abound! Living green in NB

How about an uplifting story for this sunny morning? Check out this great read from CBC about another New Brunswicker who's been living off the grid for 10 years! Wendy Keats of Salisbury powers and heats her single-storey home using solar … [Read more...]