April 4 – Film: To the Ends of the Earth

April 4 – Film: To the Ends of the Earth

SolarShare is presenting this incredible documentary which examines the rise of extreme energy extraction in Canada and its impact on the environment, economy and local communities. The fossil fuel industry's intensive hunt for unconventional non-renewables,...
March 6 – Screening of ‘Power to Change’

March 6 – Screening of ‘Power to Change’

The Ottawa Renewable Energy Co-operative (OREC) and the German Embassy of Ottawa are partnering with Ecology Ottawa for the Ottawa premiere of the German documentary "Power to Change – the Energy Rebellion." The film will be followed by a discussion...
Towards 100% Renewable Energy Regions

Towards 100% Renewable Energy Regions

Written by: Stewart Fast, OREC Board Member Is it possible to power modern, industrialized, mixed urban and rural regions like Ottawa with 100% local renewable energy sources? Yes it is. That is the message from 140 different regions in Germany. They all have...