Friday, September 18, 2020

Tag: Indigenous

First Nations Major Projects Coalition appoints strategic advisor 

The First Nations Major Projects Coalition (FNMPC) of the Coast Salish Territory in Vancouver, British Columbia announced the appointment of JP Gladu as a...

COVID-19 funding for First Nations colleges in Alberta

The Alberta government is providing new funds to help First Nations colleges overcome obstacles to ensure students benefit from online course delivery. The government will...

New program building skilled trades opportunities for B.C.’s Indigenous communities

More than 475 people in Indigenous communities throughout British Columbia are gaining skills to succeed in high-opportunity trades careers, with six new two-year training...

Inquiry to review regulation of Indigenous utilities

To support the development of clean-energy projects and businesses that reduce or avoid greenhouse gas emissions, benefit ratepayers and provide potential economic opportunities for...

Indigenous communities choosing local renewable energy solutions

Indigenous communities are rejecting non-indigenous energy projects in favour of community-led sustainable energy infrastructure. The switch has led to some improvements in economic and social...

Next phase open for Alberta Renewable Energy program

The Alberta Electric System Operator (AESO) has opened the first of a three-stage competitive process, under which bids will be considered to provide a...

Partnerships for clean energy

Developing clean energy assets for Indigenous communities across Canada is integral to meeting our national needs for the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions and...