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Posted November 19, 2020 by

We all know that road salt is bad for our beloved Speed River. But what about that seemingly invisible source in our basements? Who knew that a zoom event about […]

Posted October 23, 2020 by

Can we save lives with electric vehicles? Plus the results of the Guelph Attitudes on EVs Survey eMERGE was delighted to host: Helen Doyle, Laura Minet, Brianna Wilson and Patricia Butt […]

Posted October 8, 2020 by

Environmental Racism: There’s Something in the Water eMERGE was delighted to host Dr. Ingrid Waldron, who discussed the legacy of environmental racism in Indigenous and Black communities in Canada. She […]

Posted October 1, 2020 by

Ontario: undermining Guelph’s Climate Goals Ontario: Undermining Guelph’s Climate Goals Examining the alternatives We need a Guelph City Council resolution. eMERGE Guelph along with nine Guelph organizations were delighted to […]

Posted September 24, 2020 by

Guelph, it is not enough: Canadian and Global Best Practices – Dr. Karen Farbridge eMERGE Guelph was delighted to host Dr. Karen Farbridge as she provided insight into best practices […]

Posted September 21, 2020 by

It is not enough: How successful communities fight Climate Change- Rob Kerr eMERGE Guelph was delighted to host Rob Kerr as he shared strategies on how other successful Ontario communities […]

Posted July 13, 2020 by

eMERGE has partnered with other local organizations (see list below) asking Guelph City Council to demand positive climate action from the province. Ontario is planning significant increases in gas plant pollution […]

Posted June 5, 2020 by

And the winner is Leanne Caron Piper. Congrats!! The ‘eMERGE EV Street Fight’ resolved: “My EV is better than yours” amongst four local politicians. Ballots cast by the public showed that […]

Posted May 28, 2020 by

________________________ This webinar is part of a new virtual series designed to embrace solutions and mitigate the challenges in our fight against climate change. ________________________ Overview While Covid-19 has likely […]

Posted May 11, 2020 by

Our first in a series of  EV Webinars was designed for women and by women. The setting was informative, casual and fun without getting too far down in the weeds. […]