CRC News for October 2014

A Day in the Life of Your Carbon Footprint

What are the energy and transportation needs of Canadians? How are we, as individuals, contributing to national and global emissions? What is a day in the life of our carbon footprint? Check out this video that blends animation with footage to try to make sense of what national greenhouse gas emissions statistics mean in day-to-day life.

A Picture of Energy Use in Canada - A New Interactive Visualization

Energy is the fundamental driving force of all life and community infrastructure; it influences the ways we work, play and live and our future options for human well-being. The manner in which we develop and operate our energy systems is a critical first step in achieving sustainable communities and lifestyles. We therefore must ask – what has Canada relied on for energy and how will we continue to power this country?