"Tree for Me" - how you can help boost our tree canopy

The following blog post is courtesy of Pam Mountain:
TREE FOR ME is a new initiative that community groups in the Junction are involved in, along with the Annette Street Library. This summer's drought was extremely hard on our trees. Many city trees were not watered, unless local residents took it... Read more

Guest blog by Lance Carlson

A Green 13 Wrap - Lance Carlson     (September 2016)
I attended several of the local Green Energy Doors Open events here in the Junction (all within walking distance) over the weekend and am heartened. I have been saying for years that we really don't have an energy crisis (... Read more

Green 13 signs on to letter to International Energy Agency on 1.5 degrees scenario

Green 13 has just added its signature to the following letter to the IEA on the 1.5 degrees scenario:
Letter text:
*Modelling for climate success*

The International Energy Agency’s World Energy Outlook (WEO) is an important and influential publication of global energy supply and demand... Read more

Heat warning continues in Toronto / Air Quality Statement

August 10, 2016 
Heat Warning continues in Toronto, cooling centres open
Based on information from Environment Canada, Dr. Barbara Yaffe, Toronto’s Acting Medical Officer of Health, is continuing the Heat Warning until further notice. The City's cooling centres will remain open during this... Read more

Essential viewing - what is meant by "carbon budget", and how can I learn more?C

What is meant by "carbon budget"? David Spratt lays it out - essential to our understanding of what must be Canada's role, what must be our individual roles, in reducing greenhouse gas emissions. Take 18 min. of your time to understand this:

Do we have a carbon... Read more