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Sustainable Peterborough 2016 Award Winners!

In order to recognize the numerous sustainable achievements of our partners in 2016, Sustainable Peterborough was proud to host the 2nd annual Sustainable Peterborough Partnership Recognition Awards! There were eleven winners, one in each of Sustainable Peterborough’s theme areas. Awards were presented during the Sustainable Peterborough Partnership Recognition Event and Awards on April 20, 2017… more »

SP Annual Event and Partnership Recognition Awards

The 2nd Annual Sustainable Peterborough Event and Partnership Recognition Awards will be held at Market Hall on Thursday, April 20th, 5:00-8:00 pm.   In order to recognize the numerous sustainable achievements that our partner organizations have accomplished in 2016, Sustainable Peterborough is again hosting the Sustainable Peterborough Partnership Recognition Awards.   Thank you for all… more »

Peterborough Utilities offers advice with cap-and-trade set to kick in on Jan. 1 in Ontario

For anyone who hasn’t been paying attention to the Ontario government’s new approach to combatting climate change, it’s time to start. New Year’s Day is the day of reckoning. The price of gasoline is going to jump four cents a litre and every other form of energy will follow suit. Electricity, natural gas, propane, heating… more »

Trent University grad Jessica Correa aims to spread the Random Acts of Green brand nationally

Jessica Correa is excited by all the Random Acts of Green she has posted on her company’s Facebook page and Twitter and Instagram accounts, but one stands out. “We really liked the Ultimate Frisbee group,” Correa say. “They do the carbon flip.” To explain: Correa, 24, has a master of environmental science degree, with a… more »