Sustainable Communities

Published: Wednesday, 02/01/2006 12:00 am EST

The Chateau Laurier and the Government Conference Centre across the street will be the site of a tradeshow put on by the Federation of Canadian Municipalities later this week. The Sustainable Communities National Conference runs from Feb. 2-3, showcasing solutions in the field of sustainable energy and waste management. Keynote speakers include Jeremy Rifkin, president of the Foundation on Economic Trends and author of The European Dream, and Nick Sonntag, president and managing director of CH2M HILL IDC China, who held a top post at the 1992 Rio Earth Summit. Check out the displays, training workshops and special information sessions on the latest methods of improving our air, water and soil quality and how to conserve energy.

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