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Co-op News for May 22, 2018

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News Credit union steps up to help B.C. town The B.C. town of Grand Forks is in crisis—and the local credit union is helping out. Since early May, Grand Forks and region has been facing [...]

  • May 15, 2018 News

Co-op News for May 15, 2018

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News Cannabis Co-op in Kootenays offers to buy grow site Cannabis plants could be replacing flowers and trees in the greenhouses of Georama Growers near Nelson, B.C., by next year. Kootenay Outdoor Producer Co-op hopes [...]

  • April 24, 2018 News

Co-op News for April 24, 2018

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News Co-op Housing Federation welcomes B.C. investment in community housing The Co-op Housing Federation of BC is praising the provincial government’s historic investment in the community housing sector. Last week, the government announced it will [...]

ZooShare (North America’s 1st Zoo-Biogas Plant)

April 22nd, 2018|0 Comments

ZooShare, a unique project that will soon be helping convert animal manure, or poo, from the Toronto Zoo and food waste from grocery stores into fertilizer and renewable power for the Ontario grid. We spoke with Daniel Bida, the executive director of ZooShare, to get the full poop, pun intended, on the project.

Vancouver Renewable Energy Co-operative (VREC)

April 22nd, 2018|0 Comments

Renewable energy projects have been going on here in Vancouver for a number of years, thanks to the Vancouver Renewable Energy Co-operative, VREC. Vancouver Renewable Energy sells, installs and provides consulting services for renewable energy systems.

  • News for April 17, 2018

Co-op News for April 17, 2018

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News Vancouver Mayoral Candidate Shauna Sylvester has co-op connections Shauna Sylvester, who is running in the election this fall to be the new mayor of Vancouver, has some solid co-op connections. Sylvester is the Executive [...]

  • April 10, 2018 News

Co-op News for April 10, 2018

April 10th, 2018|1 Comment

News Co-op Congress coming up in Victoria Co-operatives and Mutuals Canada’s fifth Co-operative Congress will be taking place in Victoria, June 19 – 21. Congress 2018 will explore the theme "Co-operation in a Changing World", with [...]

  • March 27, 2018 News

Co-op News for March 27, 2018

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News Vancity selected as a top family friendly employer Vancity has been recognized as a leader in helping employees balance their family commitments outside of work. The credit union has been selected as one of [...]

  • March 6, 2018 News

Co-op News for March 6, 2018

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News Vancouver-based MEC severs ties with gun manufacturer after outcry B.C.-based outdoor retailer Mountain Equipment Co-op will stop orders from five American brands owned by a gun manufacturing company following the shooting at a Florida [...]

  • News for February 20, 2018

Co-op News for February 20, 2018

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News Budget brings additional funding for affordable housing The NDP brought down the provincial budget today, and it included what Finance Minister Carole James said is the largest investment in B.C.’s history for affordable housing. [...]

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