August 29, 2019 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
"While the Government has put forward a plan to underpin Canada’s transition [to a low-emissions future] – the Pan Canadian Framework for Clean Growth and Climate Change – and begun implementing key policies, the role of financial markets in driving this change has yet to be fully leveraged." Canada Expert Panel on Sustainable Finance, June 2019.
July 22, 2019 - 6:30pm
Join Janet Napolitano, University of California President and former US Secretary of Homeland Security, and Santo Ono, UBC President and Vice-Chancellor, on July 22 as they explore how universities can be agents of change, with an open audience Q&A to follow.
Hosted by UBC in partnership with PICS, this in-depth conversation will focus on the role that universities should play on global issues like the climate crisis.
May 29, 2019 - 1:00pm to May 30, 2019 - 5:00pm
Globally, cities are responsible for the majority of the world’s energy consumption and greenhouse gas emissions. To successfully enable the urban energy transition, co-operation is needed between local and senior levels of government.
May 21, 2019 - 9:00am to May 24, 2019 - 6:00pm
May 2, 2019 - 8:00am to May 3, 2019 - 4:00pm
EnVision 2019 is the 5th conference hosted by the Institute for Integrated Energy Systems (IESVic) at the University of Victoria, and supported by the Pacific Institute for Climate Solutions.
March 9, 2019 - 7:00pm
March 7, 2019 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm
With B.C.’s bold new CleanBC climate agenda and net-zero Energy Step Code targets for buildings, rapid innovations in construction are necessary.
Prefabricated wood construction offers a way to meet climate and energy targets while bolstering the economy of resource-based communities and creating new opportunities for the forest products sector.
March 5, 2019 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
February 28, 2019 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
The Pacific Institute for Climate Solutions, Climate Futures Initiative and SFU’s Faculty of Environment are pleased to invite you to the last talk of the Climate Futures Series: The SCIENCE, IMPACTS and SOLUTIONS to limit global temperature increase to 1.5 degrees.