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The CKUA Radio podcast of the GreenEnergyFutures.ca series. The multi-media series is hosted by David Dodge and tells the stories of Canadians involved in the green energy revolution.

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The CKUA Radio podcast of the GreenEnergyFutures.ca series. The multi-media series is hosted by David Dodge and tells the stories of Canadians involved in the green energy revolution.

    242B. Clean Energy Jobs – So much more than solar!

    242B. Clean Energy Jobs – So much more than solar!

    When you hear clean energy jobs, you might think solar, wind or geothermal? But the clean energy sector is much bigger encompassing electric vehicles, green buildings and much more – 400,000 jobs strong
    in Canada and growing faster than the rest of the economy. This week on CKUA Radio's Green Energy Futures we talk to Merran Smith of Clean Energy Canada about the growth of the clean energy sector. Learn more in our blog: http://www.greenenergyfutures.ca/episode/canadas-clean-energy-transition-underway (photo Gordon Howell)

    • 4 min
    242A. Energy Transition: a Good Thing for the Economy?

    242A. Energy Transition: a Good Thing for the Economy?

    75% of Canadians and even almost 50% of Albertans believe an energy transition is happening and that it will benefit us in the long run. But where are those jobs? Merran Smith and Clean Energy Canada have done work to define and track the sector and she says the sector already exists and grew 70% between 2010 and 2017. This week on CKUA Radio's Green Energy Futures we look at the emerging low carbon economy.

    • 4 min
    241B. The Penthouse Suite - The Woman in the Green Bubble

    241B. The Penthouse Suite - The Woman in the Green Bubble

    Take a tour of Vivian Manasc's green penthouse suite – a project she describes as reimagining buildings as sustainable. Her firm took a metal-clad box on top of the Cambridge building and turned it into a sustainable glass bubble with a view. This and more this week on CKUA Radio's Green Energy Futures in part II of our conversation with Vivian Manasc, green building pioneer. See photo gallery, blog and more: http://www.greenenergyfutures.ca/episode/vivian-manasc-a-lifetime-of-building-it-green

    • 4 min
    241. Vivian Manasc - Pioneering green architect - first net-zero commercial

    241. Vivian Manasc - Pioneering green architect - first net-zero commercial

    Vivian Manasc has been designing it green for several decades. We talk to the architect who has been a pioneer of sustainable buildings, net-zero buildings and now she wants us to reimagine old buildings as energy-efficient and beautiful models of sustainability. That's this week on CKUA Radio's Green Energy Futures episode. See blog and photos: http://www.greenenergyfutures.ca/episode/vivian-manasc-a-lifetime-of-building-it-green

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    240B. Carbon Busters secret formula for building net-zero in Blatchford

    240B. Carbon Busters secret formula for building net-zero in Blatchford

    Godo Stoyke reveals Carbon Busters secret formula for their innovative net-zero homes being built in Edmonton's Blatchford, the largest sustainable community in the world. The homes are so efficient they require 94% less energy to heat. We take a look at these unique homes this week on CKUA Radio's Green Energy Futures.

    Learn more in our blog and see photos: http://www.greenenergyfutures.ca/episode/carbon-busters-building-net-zero-in-blatchford

    • 4 min
    240A. Carbon Busters builds net-zero in largest carbon neutral community in the world

    240A. Carbon Busters builds net-zero in largest carbon neutral community in the world

    When Shanthu Mano first learned her company would be the first builder to build net-zero homes in Edmonton's Blatchford, the largest carbon-neutral community in the world, she could picture herself living there. We talk to Shanthu and the first person to buy a net-zero home in this landmark project.

    Learn more in Green Energy Futures blog, and see photos: http://www.greenenergyfutures.ca/episode/carbon-busters-building-net-zero-in-blatchford

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