YEP Speaker Event: Carbon Busters

December 11, 2008 - 12:00am

Young Environmental Professionals — Edmonton

Godo Stoyke and Shantu Mano, Carbon Busters

Come and learn about the first zero carbon village in Canada and its comprehensive strategy to reduce its carbon footprint and ecological impact. The aim of the Village is to:

  • Address issues of climate change & declining fossil fuel reserves
  • Model best practice for zero carbon buildings that are future-proofed
  • Develop a system for green transportation
  • Provide a sustainable food production infrastructure
  • Showcase innovative systems for water efficiency
  • Facilitate an opportunity to learn - new ways of building and developing sustainable communities & engaging children in sustainable thinking
  • Create a strong and vibrant community

There will be a draw for a fabulous door prize - your very own copy of the "Carbon Busters Handbook"!! It could help you save as much as US$ 17,800 and reduce your CO2 emissions by as much as 73%.

Where: Remedy Café, 8631 109 Street
When: Drinks at 5:00pm, speaker starts at 5:30.

Upcoming YEP Events

  • January 14, 2009: Mike Hudema, Greenpeace
  • February 11, 2009: YEP Annual General Meeting and celebration!!



Remedy Café
8631 109 Street
Edmonton , AB