Fuelling Our Future: Is Renewable Doable?

Sunday, November 27, 2016 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Friends House, 60 Lowther Ave. (St. George TTC Bedford exit, 1 block North), Toronto

Doors open at 6:30pm
 

Can we meet our energy needs with renewables? Is a healthy world possible? We take a look at the considerable strides being made in Europe as they take strong action to transition to renewable energy and consider possible paths forward for an energy revolution.

Speaker: Jose Etcheverry, York University.  Jose is an Environmental Studies professor who is co-chair of the Sustainable Energy Initiative. He is working with Oxford County on its 100% renewable energy plan, and is involved in renewable energy projects in Africa and Chile.  Solar Share’s Jonathan Silver on solar initiatives in Ontario, and Nancy Palardy  from the office of the Environmental Commissioner of Ontario.

Films: Germany and Denmark’s plan for clean energy, and Canada’s Clean Energy Revolution

Discussion Focus: Is renewable doable in Canada? What needs to be done to achieve that vision?