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Webinar: Inject Some Energy Into Your Employment Lands

March 6, 2012, 2:00 pm4:00 pm

$275 – $375

This online webinar will run 4 consecutive Tuesday from March 6 to March 27th, 2pm-4pm.

Is your business plugged in to clean energy? Are you a municipality struggling to meet economic development, sustainability, and greenhouse gas reduction objectives? Whether you are involved with a new development or are looking to revitalize an existing facility or community, you can achieve huge dividends by employing smart energy and an eco-industrial approach.

In this 4-session, interactive course we will show you how to manage/reduce risk while reducing your environmental footprint, decreasing the need for new infrastructure, attracting sustainable employers and creating green jobs. Using real examples, best practices and engaging activities you will:

  • Gain economic, social and environmental insights for improving project approvals
  • Describe smart energy and how cogeneration and fuel multiple systems for otherwise wasted resources
  • Identify best practices and mindsets for eco-urban development
  • Analyze the challenges for eco-industrial park development and develop successful strategies for overcoming them
  • Learn how to practically and efficiently implement eco-industrial development strategies in a local regulatory context

 

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Presenters:

Ian Bush BA, Econ(Honours), MBA (Marketing)
Director of Training and Administration
COGENCanada.

A summer student job in a pulp and paper mill steam plant (Power Eng 4th Class) was followed by experience in all operations. Following graduation he continued a career in pulp and paper becoming responsible for Human Relations and Training. For over 30 years he has delivered training courses and is a business consultant. This led to an appreciation of the benefits of cogeneration. He has experience in delivering classroom training, Audio Conferencing and various forms of internet based training.

Contact info: 613-686-5692, ianbush@cogencanada.org

Katelyn (Harris) Brunskill, BASc, EIT
Project Engineer
Light House Sustainable Building Centre

Katelyn is passionate about the practical application of industrial ecology. For her master’s thesis she studied eco-industrial networks in the city of Guelph, ON. Katelyn provides research and technical support for eco-industrial projects across Canada and regularly facilitates workshops and other learning sessions.

Contact info: 613-407-8930, katelyn@lhsbc.com

For More Information, Please Contact: Tracy Casavant tracy@lhsbc.com

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About COGENCanada

COGENCanada was federally incorporated in 2004 as a not for profit Association dedicated to promoting Cogeneration, Polygeneration, Eco Industrial Networking, use of Waste Heat, Renewable Energy, Environmental Solutions and Sustainable Industrial Development.

Additional in Person Courses

  • Edmonton, AB – Feb. 16
  • Vancouver, BC – Feb.21
  • Saskatoon, SK – Mar. 8
  • Winnipeg, MB – Mar. 21
  • Halifax, NS – April 4

Details

Date:
March 6, 2012
Time:
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cost:
$275 – $375