Webcast Events Archive
June 15, 2017 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Science tells us that to stay under 2°C of average global warming above pre-Industrial temperatures, the global economy must go carbon negative—drawing down more greenhouse gases than we pump into the atmosphere.
June 8, 2017 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Imagine the City of Vancouver without the sea wall. Angela Danyluk, Sustainability Specialist with the City of Vancouver, will share emerging ideas as the City begins to plan for a meter of sea level rise by 2100.
June 5, 2017 - 6:30pm
May 25, 2017 - 8:30am to 12:00pm
Event recording part one, Werner Kurz. Watch all the speakers from this event on the PICS YouTube channel.
April 20, 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
The Pembina Institute, Pacific Institute for Climate Solutions, and Clean Energy B.C. present a public forum about the clean economy and climate action with representatives of British Columbia’s three major political parties.
March 28, 2017 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm
March 28, 2017 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm
March 18, 2017 - 8:15pm
This is a DAL GRAUER MEMORIAL LECTURE featuring:
March 15, 2017 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm
A circular economy aims to replace a traditional linear “take-make-waste” economy with one that is “restorative and regenerative by design”. While this approach has been primarily championed by businesses, cities are also in a position to capitalize on the benefits of a circular economy. But, what does a municipal approach to a circular economy look like? What are the opportunities and barriers, and which examples should cities follow?
March 3, 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
What is the economic case for low carbon development in cities? What are the most cost and carbon effective options for different sectors and the best ways of reaching low carbon targets? These questions are being examined in multiple cities around the world.