Everyone was buzzing this weekend as David Suzuki inspired us all for change. Green Action Centre was happy to be part of it.
Green Action Centre teams take to the streets to catch you doing something green.
Waste Reduction Week is upon us again and we here at Green Action Centre are your resource for how to reduce the amount of waste that you encounter, while inhabiting this planet.
Green Action Centre welcomes 16 new Master Composter graduates to our network. Find out what they did.
This month, we are piloting an organic waste collection service with a number of local businesses and residents in Winnipeg.
Travel is part of our daily life – to the grocery store, library, a friend’s house or the movie theatre. You need to get there, but you don’t want to sit and stew in traffic, or burn a lot of gas and money in the process. Find an option that fits your schedule and budget.
Pull on your comfy running shoes or tune up your bike to discover how easy, fun and fast it can be to get to work on foot or by bike.
Taking the bus is an inexpensive and easy way to get around. If you haven’t tried it in a while, you’ll be pleasantly surprised by all the new features. Try transit!
Share a ride sometimes or every day. Drive always, sometimes or never. Whatever your reasons, carpooling can work for you.
Put in a full day of work without even leaving the house. You can save yourself the time and stress of the daily commute by working from home.
Reduce your fuel consumption, save money at the pump, and at the same time reduce CO2 emissions. Learn more about ecoDriving!
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Riding in the winter can be challenging, but you can extend your cycling season through the winter with a little planning and the right gear.
This handy photo guide will help you decipher Winnipeg’s cycling infrastructure to find a route that suits your comfort level.
A difficult winter and some great grand prizes this year helped Manitoba…More »
The order deadline is November 7th for the Province of Manitoba’s low cost bike helmet initiative. Learn more here.
Celebrate 10 years idle free with Climate Change Connection!
It was standing room only at the Winnipeg mayoral candidates forum on the environment held September 30th. Didn’t make it there? Check out the questions asked and find a link to a video recording of the lively debate here.More »
This report summarizes effective approaches to Active Transportation across Canada, as well…
Data over the past 10 years is showing a marked decline in…
Turns out that if you bike, walk or take transit to work, you’re more likely to have a lower BMI (body mass index) and body fat percentage than those who drive.More »
The David Suzuki Foundation has created a great tool and resource for any and all eco-minded business women and men wanting to empower their co-workers into building a sustainable workplace.
Bike Winnipeg provides the latest news on commuter cycling issues, upcoming events, and tons of resources to advocate for improved cycling conditions in your community. And much more!
The Victoria Transport Policy Institute offers a wealth of information on sustainable transportation for free on its website to help improve transportation planning and policy analysis.