Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation Tips and recommendations for home improvements Canadians can make to improve the value and energy efficiency of their homes. www.cmhc.gc.ca
Transport Canada Information related to a variety of Federal Government initiatives to promote sustainable transportation. www.tc.gc.ca
Across Canada, research is underway to develop the potential of renewable energy sources, improve existing production methods for existing energy sources and develop new, more energy efficiency energy systems – in turn improving our energy efficiency and reducing our environmental impact.
National Research Council of Canada Discover the interesting work of Canadian scientists into alternative fuels, renewable energy sources, and technologies to improve energy efficiency. www.nrc-cnrc.gc.ca/eng/sectors/index.html
The following are links to provincial governments and power utilities. These sites offer a variety of information on the use of renewable energy technologies, energy efficiency and energy resource management across Canada.
These organizations have comprehensive web resources providing educational material, studies and reports, and information on careers in the Energy sector.
Canadian Nuclear Association Information, videos and educational resources related to Canada's nuclear industry and the history of nuclear energy in Canada. www.cna.ca
Canadian Vehicle Manufacturers Association Information on emissions and efficiency efforts. Information on automotive emission reduction efforts and fuel efficiency. http://www.cvma.ca/eng/issues/issues.asp
CanGEA - Canadian Geothermal Energy Association Information on geothermal energy in Canada. www.cangea.ca
CanWEA - Canadian Wind Energy Association Information on wind energy in Canada including explanations of how it works, energy potential and the wind energy industry. www.canwea.ca
CAPP - Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers A wide variety of information resources including videos explaining the Canada's petroleum history , oil sands operations and efforts to reduce the environmental impact of the petroleum industry. www.CAPP.ca
CanSia Information on solar energy in Canada including explanations of how it works, energy potential and the solar energy industry. www.cansia.ca
Cement Association of Canada Information about concrete, a large user of energy, including uses, sustainability efforts, research and career information. www.cement.ca
Industrial Gas Users Association Information about regulations, best practices, and industrial gas sector trends. www.igua.ca
Canadian Energy Pipelines Association Information about pipelines in Canada including explanations of how it works, benefits, safety standards and the history of pipelines in Canada. www.cepa.com
Canadian Gas Association Information about natural gas in Canada including uses for businesses and individuals, energy efficiency campaigns, the future of natural gas and gas distribution. www.cga.ca
Canadian Hydropower Association Information about hydropower in Canada including explanations of how it works, environmental effects, new reports, and future events. canadahydro.ca
Coal Association of Canada Information about coal in Canada including production, transport, distribution, economic and social impact, and industry events. www.coal.ca
Canadian Electricity Association Information about electricity in Canada including generation, distribution, consumption, energy efficiency and industry events. www.electricity.ca
Canadian Home Builder’s Association Information about building homes in Canada including buying and renovating homes, energy efficient retrofits and leading environmental home standards. www.chba.ca
Canadian Hydrogen and Fuel Cells Association Information about hydrogen and fuel cells in Canada including development, innovation, implementation, myths and facts and economic impact. www.chfca.ca
Canadian Fuels Association Information about fuels in Canada including production, transportation, distribution, e conomic and social impact, health and safety standards and more. http://canadianfuels.ca/
Canadian on-line resources, and information about other educational material on energy that is available to your community.
Energy in Action A program on oil and natural gas resources and the importance of environmental stewardship, run by the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers and delivered to grade 4 and 5 classes in western Canada. http://www.capp.ca/EIA/Pages/default.aspx#DM6ssAZ5H52T
Office of Energy Efficiency, Natural Resources Canada - KIDS CLUB Learn about energy conservation withspector Joules or discover energy activities in the Energy and Environment activity book. A variety of classroom activities related to energy are available for teachers. http://www.nrcan.gc.ca/energy/efficiency/kidsclub/7805
EcoKids Play a game, take an eco-challenge, test your environmental know-how, or research a project for school using the homework helper– all in one site offered by Earth Day Canada. www.ecokids.ca
Learning for a Sustainable Future
LSF is transforming Canada’s education system through innovative programs that empower youth and educators to create more sustainable communities. http://www.lsf-lst.ca/