By John Lorinc In an era of conservation, is economic expansion still a viable method of measuring progress — and well-being? Seven years ago, with concern about climate change cresting, community stakeholders and municipal politicians in Guelph, Ont., embarked on an ambitious response to the pressures of population growth and greenhouse gas emissions. Provincial officials… Read More How is Economic Expansion Affecting our Well-Being?
By Steve Brearton World changing. The phrase describes both the dramatic — and often threatening — changes to life on our planet as well as the arrival of potent new scientific and technological shifts. For better or worse, human impact on our environment has never been greater. Fortunately, our collective ability to respond to these… Read More Eight Earth-saving Innovations that will make the Planet More Sustainable