Pathway to Paris #10: financing and developing the low carbon economy

A biweekly climate briefing for municipalities ———————————————————— About this service | Subscribe to this newsletter | Contact the editor In this Issue #10 ———————————————————— Governments subsidise fossil fuels massively The growing job market in renewables Under2MOU: Regions unite for a low carbon future Public commitments to climate action Featured network: Global Parliament of Mayors ______________________________________________________________ […]

The SSG Story so far: Yuill Herbert presents to the All – Party Co-operative Caucus

The All-Party Caucus on Co-operatives held its eight meeting on Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015, under the theme “Innovative co-ops in green technologies and climate change adaptation.” Yuill was invited to provide the story of SSG, and why we do what we do. Here is his presentation: “Thank you for inviting me here to present- it […]

Pathway to Paris #9: The gap in local and federal climate action commitments

In this Issue #9 Canada fails to match GHG emission target Deconstructing Paris COP21 text Canadian premiers sign declaration for a low carbon economy John Kerry invites civil society to commit to climate action HSBC advises investors divest from fossil fuel companies Extreme weather events on the rise

Job opportunity – Financial Director

SSG is looking for a keen and competent individual to join our cooperative as Financial Director. Find the job posting here!

Sustainability Solutions Group relaunches as SSG with a confident energy for 2015

SSG (Sustainability Solutions Group) has unveiled our new brand and website! As SSG steps into it’s 14th year, it is time to show a mature, experienced and keen brand that reflects our confidence in climate action and the legacy of the work we have been building on over these years, as a pioneer in community sustainability, green buildings and […]

Pathway to Paris #7: The rise in renewables as climate change negotiations continue

In this issue:  An update from the climate change negotiations  Competitive cities and climate change The rise of renewables  Featured network: 100 Resilient Cities  

February 2015 Newswire: Working in tribute to those we lost this year

Sustainability Solutions Group NEWSWIRE February 2015 A monthly newsletter on news and inspiration at the nexus of sustainability Image: Kapuskasing ©Shireen Nadir 2012 [We’re working on…]