Subscribe: The Vancouver Peak Oil Group: What's New
http://www.meetup.com/rss/g/oilawareness/284/new/
Added By: Feedage Forager Feedage Grade B rated
Language: English
Tags:
discussion discussion  discussion new  discussion  join discussion  join  new meetup  new  oil  peak oil  peak  vancouver 
Rate this Feed
Rate this feedRate this feedRate this feedRate this feedRate this feed
Rate this feed 1 starRate this feed 2 starRate this feed 3 starRate this feed 4 starRate this feed 5 star

Comments (0)

Feed Details and Statistics Feed Statistics
Preview: The Vancouver Peak Oil Group: What's New

The Vancouver Peak Oil Group: What's New



Meetup.com organizes local gatherings about anything, anywhere.



Copyright: Copyright 2002-2005 Meetup Inc. Trademarks belong to their respective owners.
 



Discussion: Summer Gardening Workshops

Thu, 23 Jun 2011 18:14:24 EDT

Hi there Peak Oil people,

If we're going to transition off of oil it seems a natural step is starting to grow more of our own food. SPEC is a big supporter of oil-free urban agriculture.

Are you growing your own or want to learn? Are you findin...

Join this discussion.




Discussion: New Meetup: 2nd Annual Vancouver De-Growth Conference

Thu, 19 May 2011 01:03:01 EDT

Announcing a new Meetup for The Vancouver Peak Oil Group!

What: 2nd Annual Vancouver De-Growth Conference
When: Friday, June 3, 2011 7:00 PM

Where: SFU Harbour Centre
515 West Hastings, room 1400
Vancouver, BC

2nd Annual Vancouver De-Growth Con...

Join this discussion.




Discussion: Public Hearing on Southlands & the ALR

Fri, 04 Mar 2011 14:07:07 EST

So I went to the hearing and gave them my 2 cents worth on farming, agriculture, the ALR and I'm going to post an excerpt as it touches on Peak Oil. The hall was packed with a few hundred people, it will be aired on Delta Cable TV, there will be tra...

Join this discussion.




New File: "Risks to human health and wellness from Climate Change.doc"

Wed, 23 Feb 2011 03:30:54 EST

A 66-page report by the U. N. says the risks of exposure could increase if more of the toxin stockpiles and landfills leak into drinking water sources due to flooding, or other extreme weather linked to rising temperatures from climate change




Discussion: Is there any real need to bother with ?Making" Vancouver "the greenest city" by 2020?

Mon, 21 Feb 2011 02:12:17 EST

There essentially is no real need to "Make" Vancouver "the greenest city" by 2020. A booklet outlining this plan is entitled Vancouver 2020: A Bright Green Future. With our great fortunate we are naturally so placed that Vancouver is one of the most ...

Join this discussion.




Discussion: Please help make Vancouver Sustainability Run & Pledge on Mar 6 at CityHall 10AM a success by joining in and urging others to do so.

Sat, 19 Feb 2011 05:09:56 EST

FREE Vancouver Sustainability Run (bike & walk) for climate change and going green

? Mar 6,Apr 9,May 8, Jun 5, Jul 9,Aug 6,2011 ?
(International Days of Climate action 2011)

Details at : WWW.RUN.TO/VSR

http://vsrbc.web.offi....

(Do visit the ...

Join this discussion.




Discussion: Richmond Farm School 2011

Mon, 20 Dec 2010 16:38:03 EST

I thought I would post and share my recent experience with the Richmond Farm School since it was a great step forward for me in my feeling of overall preparedness and education. I've been wracking my brain for a while trying to think of a way to comb...

Join this discussion.




Discussion: {Village Vancouver} 4 FREE workshops this Saturday w/Robin Wheeler + more events on Sunday

Thu, 02 Dec 2010 23:45:53 EST

Robin Wheeler is the founder of the Sustainable Living Arts School. She is the author of Food Security for the Faint of Heart, and Gardening for the Faint of Heart. She lives on the Sunshine Coast.

Saturday December 4th

at Little Mountain Neighbo...

Join this discussion.




Discussion: Americans building new local economies in sustainable communities

Thu, 25 Nov 2010 23:53:32 EST

Check out what some of our southern neighbors are doing to invent new ways of living:
http://www.pbs.org/no...

The 'Big Picture' menu option (in the gray menu bar) has interviews with David Korten, Jane D'Arista, and...

Join this discussion.




Discussion: {Village Vancouver} This weekend -- Permaculture Design and Community Resilience / Vancouver Beyond Peak Oil: Post Carbon Visioning

Tue, 23 Nov 2010 18:13:28 EST

This weekend:

Village Vancouver presents two events with Permaculture Designer Erin Innes ("The Farmhouse")

at Strathcona Community Centre, 601 Keefer Street, Vancouver

Come to one or both!

Permaculture Design and Community Resilience

Satur...

Join this discussion.




Discussion: H2Oil & Yes Men Screening @ Amnesty Film Festival

Sat, 13 Nov 2010 13:39:50 EST

The Amnesty International Film Fest in Vancouver is screening a couple of movies that I'm sure members of Peak Oil would be interested in viewing:

http://van.amnestyfil...

Both H2Oil and The Yes Men Fix the world look worthwhile.
...

Join this discussion.




Discussion: Crude Awakening - The Oil Crash

Fri, 12 Nov 2010 15:07:19 EST

This is a link to the 2006 documentary ( Crude Awakening - The Oil Crash ), it is one the best documentaries on the topic, I highly recommend watching it:"

http://video.google.c...

Regards,
Nawar

Join this discussion.




Discussion: New Meetup: Akakor Hemp-Ethanol Permaculture Community's first public presentation

Tue, 28 Sep 2010 23:46:35 EDT

Announcing a new Meetup for The Vancouver Peak Oil Group!

What: Akakor Hemp-Ethanol Permaculture Community's first public presentation

When: Friday, October 1, 2010 7:00 PM

Where: SFU Harbour Centre
515 West Hastings St ,
Vancouver, BC V5K 0...

Join this discussion.




Discussion: De-Growth Conference, Vancouver

Sun, 11 Apr 2010 07:41:07 EDT

The Vancouver De-Growth Conference is being held at the Historium and One Two One Studio in Downtown Vancouver (Gastown) at the end of this month from April 29th to May 2nd.

http://www.de-growth....

I think this is going to be an impor...

Join this discussion.




Discussion: reply to Jean, re: Living On Earth As If We Want to Stay

Fri, 22 Jan 2010 01:15:41 EST

Jean brings up a good point. What are we doing? Less talk, more action.

Here's what we're planning: a wilding instructional meeting, a meeting on how to install instant-heat water heaters, a session on retrofitting your home for energy conservation...

Join this discussion.




Discussion: Talk on Food Safety , GMO's and Environmental on Feb.6 with Percy Schmeiser at Vancouver Unity

Thu, 14 Jan 2010 03:02:29 EST

THE FUTURE OF FOOD : Talk on Food Safety, GMO'S & Environmental Law with Percy Schmeiser
Saturday, February 6, 2010 , 8PM to 10:15 PM or later

Percy Schmeiser is a distinguished speaker , Canadian farmer and seed breeder and saver who has become ...

Join this discussion.




Discussion: Free Screening - End of Suburbia

Sun, 10 Jan 2010 01:36:51 EST

Date: Wednesday, January 27, 2010
Time: 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Location: Ralph Fisher Auditorium, Richmond Hospital, 7000, Westminster Hwy

Suburbia's addiction to cheap oil..

Since World War II North Americans have invested much of their newfound wea...

Join this discussion.




Discussion: New Meetup: Living on Earth as if we want to stay

Tue, 05 Jan 2010 01:53:30 EST

Announcing a new Meetup for The Vancouver Peak Oil Group!

What: Living on Earth as if we want to stay

When: January 19, 2010 7:00 PM

Where:
121 Heatley Avenue
121 Heatley Avenue
Vancouver , BC V5K 0A1

What: Living on Earth as if we want to...

Join this discussion.







Discussion: Presentation: Overshoot: Human Enterprise and Natural Law by Rex Weyler

Tue, 06 Oct 2009 22:39:13 EDT

For those of you who have not yet seen Rex's talk, this is a must see. Expect a meet up posting soon - at SFU Harbour Centre on Oct. 19th - details to come. Thanks, Brennan.

The Sustainability Program at Langara College Continuing Studies, in colla...

Join this discussion.




Discussion: New Meetup: Free Screening - How to Boil a Frog

Sun, 26 Jul 2009 03:20:40 EDT

Announcing a new Meetup for The Vancouver Peak Oil Group!

What: Free Screening - How to Boil a Frog

When: August 8, 2009 1:30 PM

Where:
Pacific Cinemateque
Howe Street (between Helmcken & Davie)
Vancouver, BC V5K 0A1

Vancouver Peak Oil Mee...

Join this discussion.




New File: "Convince_Sheet.pdf"

Sat, 05 Jan 2008 03:42:18 EST

A good source of information about the post-oil world. Contains lots of links.




New File: "Twilight_of_Modern_World.pdf"

Sat, 05 Jan 2008 03:26:30 EST

An interesting read about what we might expect in the coming years