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Journal of Green Building

read a new article on mechanical insulation…. MECHANICAL INSULATION CASE STUDY— TIMELY OPPORTUNITY FOR RETROFITS AND NEW CONSTRUCTION “This article is posted by permission of the Journal of Green Building The purpose of the Journal of Green Building is to present the very best of practical applications (Part I) together […]

The GreenJobs BC Conference

The GreenJobs BC Conference will take place September 21st and 22nd, 2012, at the Coast Plaza Hotel in Vancouver. The conference will bring together 200-300 British Columbians from across the Labour and Environmental movements, as well business, First Nations, community, government, and other sectors interested in building a strong green […]

Volunteers Needed to Help Sandbag In Coquitlam

Volunteers Needed to Help Sandbag In Coquitlam The Kwikwetlem First Nation lands are at serious risk of flooding.  They are looking for people to help place sandbags at possible breach points along the Fraser River in Coquitlam.  If you would like to be added to the Kwikwetlem First Nation Flood […]

Boom Town BC

If you want to know where most of the jobs are right now, you have to run your finger up the map to B.C.’s northeast, where an estimated 14,000 people are directly employed in the shale gas fields outside of Fort Nelson and Fort St. John. Pipefitters, power engineers, machinists, […]