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Doors Open Richmond Hill 2014

Continuing our Doors Open event list for great environmentally minded Doors Open sites in and around the GTA and Hamilton. This week’s event highlights focuses on heritage sites in Richmond Hill which is located just north of Toronto. But before we highlight some great heritage sites to check out this coming weekend, let’s take a […]

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Atmospheric HELP

Toronto Atmospheric Fund (TAF) just released their latest news that blends urbanism and eco-conscious technology. One of the new programs that the City of Toronto is spearheading is the Home Energy Loan Program or HELP for short. HELP is a “new financing tool offered by the City of Toronto” to help homeowners improve their home’s energy efficiency and save money. […]

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Doors Open Hamilton 2014

If you’re looking for something to do this weekend in the GTA and Hamilton, admist the chilly and rainy weather (seriously, it’s suppose to be “May’s flowers already), CAP has got your covered. The first weekend of May is the start of Doors Open Ontario and Jane’s Walk. Doors Open Ontario is an annual event […]

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TCAT’s Move

With the upcoming Toronto elections (October 27, 2014), one of the main issues being raised by all candidates is Public Transit. One of the main missions of the Toronto Centre for Active Transportation (TCAT) has always been the unified promotion of a “better cycling and pedestrian environment in Toronto.” And now with the coming elections, […]

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Natural Capital and it’s Importance to Canada’s Economy

As Canadians, we’re lucky to live in such a country that has an abundance of natural resources. And as Canadians, we’re fortunate enough to be able to revel in our natural resources through various recreational activities (such as camping, portaging, mountain climbing, etc.). To prove this, here are some key facts about Canada’s natural resources […]

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Path to Healthier Air

Considering that Toronto is Canada’s largest city, and the fourth largest city in North America, issues such as clean air requires room for research and discussion, as the city continues to grow both in human and vehicular populations. A study by Toronto Public Health titled “Path to Healthier Air” highlights the importance of continued research […]

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Reflecting Back on Earth Day

With another Earth Day having come and gone, it is perhaps good time to reflect on how Earth Day has evolved throughout the years and why it is still an important annual event that should have more recognition. Earth Day, while celebrated annually on April 22nd, was originally supposed to be celebrated on March 21st. […]

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Spring into Environmental Events

With the Spring season finally in fully swing, this week, we at Clean Air Partnership will be focusing on Earth Day which is happening tomorrow (April 22nd). This article will highlight some great green events happening this week in celebration of Earth Day, as well as other green events happening during the rest of the […]

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Earth Hour: Events and Ways to Participate

This Saturday (March 29, 2014), Earth Hour will be celebrated between 8:30 to 9:30 (local time). For those who don’t know what Earth Hour is, Earth Hour is a movement organized by World Wildlife Fund (WWF) to highlight them importance of various environmental issues and serve as a tool to educate the public about the […]

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Earth Hour 2014: Do the Green Thing

With Earth Hour less than 3 weeks away, Do the Green Thing is participating in Earth Hour by creating and releasing an eco poster every day until March 29th. This is something that the London-based publisher has done last year also and the posters they created for 2013’s Earth Hour were just as rad. To […]

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