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Posted June 20, 2022 by

The City of Guelph has been hailed as a leader in climate action since the release of its Community Energy Initiative 15 years ago. Has it become a laggard? With […]

Posted June 2, 2022 by

Let’s ask current and prospective municipal politicians to: Show Us the Money! You’ve helped us make significant progress on climate action over the last few years. However, as you know, […]

Posted May 30, 2022 by

  Guelph drivers are increasingly buying new gas guzzling vehicles at an alarming rate. Almost 80% of new vehicles in 2021 were light trucks (pickup trucks, SUVs and vans). This […]

Posted April 19, 2022 by

  Environmental Technician Submissions must be received before 6:00 pm on Tuesday,  April 26, 2022. The Environmental Technician will support eMERGE staff during in-home programs and events aimed at encouraging […]

Posted April 19, 2022 by

Environmental Outreach Coordinator Submissions must be received before 6:00 pm on Tuesday,  April 26, 2022 The Environmental Outreach Coordinator will develop, coordinate and implement campaigns focused on increasing participation in […]

Posted March 25, 2022 by

  This webinar explored the options from seasonal rain barrels to year round rainwater harvesting systems: Thanks to out guest speakers who joined us for: Rainwater Harvesting.  Our speakers helped […]

Posted March 14, 2022 by

  This webinar is designed to help ‘normalize’ the idea of new and used electric vehicle (EV) ownership for women. The setting was informative, casual and fun without getting too […]

Posted February 13, 2022 by

eMERGE hosted Katharine Hayhoe, one of Time Magazine’s ‘100 Most Influential People’ to share effective ways to communicate climate change. Hayhoe identified the ‘giant boulders’ that keep us away from fixing our […]

Posted February 7, 2022 by

Icicles and rooftop snow dimples provide clues about how we waste energy. At times they can read like a book pointing to ways we can cut energy use, be more […]

Posted November 16, 2021 by

With COP 26 now over, we’re all trying to understand how to continue the fight against climate change. No doubt we have a lot of challenges ahead of us, but […]