Join Elizabeth May in Winnipeg on Friday, April 11th @ 7:00pm

The Boreal Forest Network presents "Energy Policy, Energy Security and Carbon - Are we capable of thinking like a country." Elizabeth May, Member of Parliament for Saanich-Gulf Islands and Leader of the Green Party of Canada, is presenting an important lecture on the future of energy policy in Canada on Friday, April 11th in Winnipeg.

Manitoba budget the Green way

Missed opportunity is the theme of the NDP government’s 2014 provincial budget.

The province is missing a chance to invest in renewable energy, ignoring the province’s capacity for solar and wind power production.

Greens Trying To Gain Foothold in Morris Byelection

The Green Party of Manitoba is trying to establish itself as a legitimate option in the campaign leading up to the byelection in the Morris constituency.

Party Candidate Alain Landry, ... "As I have been campaigning and talking with people they are concerned with what we are doing with the soils and pesticides in the areas," he said. "Some of the organic food coming from other countries are not up to the standards of organic."

"I do have roots in Morris. My father was born and raised in Morris, and his family was one of the original homesteaders in eastern Morris, just on the other side of the river. That's why I chose to be a candidate in Morris because there are some roots there."

(Excerpt) Read the article at Steinbach Online.