For the third time running, BCSEA Okanagan entered into the Vernon Winter Fair Parade this year. With this year's theme being Mardi Gras, they turned heads with their floats of 8 electric vehicles and their costumes, decked out in beads, glitz and glam.
February 16, 2016
February 15, 2016
Today the Energy Forum, a coalition of B.C. power producers, industry associations and environmental organizations of which BCSEA is proud to be a part of, released a letter to the Premier of B.C. calling for an ambitious Climate Leadership Plan that transitions the province away from fossil fuels and incorporates the Climate Leadership Team recommendations.
February 9, 2016
Last August, we urgently appealed to you, our members, to show the government your support for effective action on climate change. The B.C. government had called for public comments on what should be in an updated B.C. Climate Leadership Plan (“CLP”), and the upcoming UN Conference on Climate Change in Paris (“COP 21”) created the expectation (since confirmed) of a growing global consensus that all the world needs to act urgently to minimize harmful climate change.
January 28, 2016
Battery powered electric vehicles are a hot topic in British Columbia.
January 27, 2016
The Victoria AGM was held on January 7, 2016.
January 26, 2016
BCSEA Victoria chapter hosted the book launch for Guy Dauncey’s new work of fiction “Journey to the Future” on January 23, 2016, in James Bay.
January 6, 2016
Note: This is another entry in the 'Solar on a Strata' blog series.
January 5, 2016
Science World is calling on students in grades K-12 to submit a video or photo essay project that highlights their school’s greenest achievements.
January 4, 2016
Novo Solar recently completed a solar installation in the centre of Gold Bridge, BC at the Community Centre and Library.
December 20, 2015
Fifty BCSEA and Dogwood Initiative supporters gathered at The Oaks, celebrated our 2015 achievements and built energy for some great collaborations in 2016.
December 20, 2015
The BCSEA banner was prominent at the "The People's Spark” rally on November 29th on the steps and front lawn of the BC Legislature in Victoria, intended to ignite climate action at COP21 along with 350.org events happening around the world.
December 7, 2015
On November 28th the Chateau Victoria, in the provincial capital, played host to over 50 delegates of the British Columbia Sustainable Energy Association (BCSEA).
December 3, 2015
The COP 21 Convention on Climate Change in Paris this December could be one of the great turning points in history.
November 30, 2015
BCSEA Victoria Chapter held a summer retreat in 2014 to determine a project for all of 2015 that would unify, inspire and motivate people to action. We unanimously agreed to work on the proposal submitted to explore all major areas related to federal policy on Climate Change up to and including the 2015 Federal Election Campaign.
November 27, 2015
Today the Province of British Columbia released the recommendations of its Climate Leadership Team. Earlier this year, government created the volunteer team and asked it to recommend policies that would ensure the province meets its legislated carbon-reduction targets while continuing to grow the economy.
November 23, 2015
A Partnership That Works! Dogwood and the BC Sustainable Energy Association (BCSEA) linked arms over a year ago to prepare for the federal election. The partnership took a lot of work, but it became a highlight of our election campaign in the capital region.
November 17, 2015
Vancouver—Today, Bullfrog Power®, Canada’s leading green energy provider, is announcing a partnership with the Kitasoo/Xai’Xais First Nation to develop the Klemtu Solar Project on a school rooftop in Klemtu, located on British Columbia’s Central Coast.
October 22, 2015
The Board of Directors hereby gives notice of the 2015 Annual General Meeting to take place on Saturday, November 28 at 1:00pm at Chateau Victoria, 740 Burdett Avenue in Victoria, BC.
October 13, 2015
Want to support the sustainable energy transition but don’t know how? VOTE on October 19th. You just might tip the balance.
October 1, 2015
Vancouver resident Rob Baxter says over one million people in Denmark are members of renewable-energy co-operatives.