Past Webinars and Events

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Webinar Series

Pro-Climate Behaviours in Atlantic Canada: Interim Update

May 16, 2024 1:00pm – 2:30pm ADT

Achieving net-zero emissions requires not only technological advancements but also significant changes in human behaviours. We all have attitudes, values, and beliefs defining how we respond to a crisis. By incorporating a behavioural science lens to the work required to reach our targets, we can aim to ensure that the climate change mitigation solutions proposed are technically feasible, socially acceptable, and economically viable.


Geothermal Energy in Your Community: Information Session in New Glasgow

May 2, 2024 7:00pm – 8:00pm ADT

Some counties in Nova Scotia have potential for local, sustainable energy production through mid-depth geothermal energy development. To help communities deepen their understanding of the potential, Net Zero Atlantic has partnered with community leads to co-create and deliver information on geothermal energy opportunities, in general and locally, with the aim of creating a roadmap for local energy development.

Join Bridget Taylor, the community lead in Pictou County for Net Zero Atlantic's project to build project development capacity. You will learn the following:

Webinar Series

Natural Climate Solutions for Atlantic Canada

April 18, 2024 1:00pm – 2:00pm ADT

Natural Climate Solutions are actions to protect, manage or restore ecosystems that increase sequestration or avoid emissions from land use conversions. Watch to hear from Ronnie Drever of Nature United about some natural climate solutions for Atlantic Canada and from webinar attendees who ask many relevant questions that deepen our shared understanding.

The Net Zero Atlantic webinar series is hosted in Zoom. A recording of the live webinar was made on April 18.



Student Research Poster Exhibit at the Smart Energy Conference Halifax

April 15 – 16, 2024

Sponsored by Cox & Palmer and the Office of Commercialization and Industry Engagement - Dalhousie University

All attendees of the Smart Energy - Halifax in Nova Scotia, April 15-16, 2024, at the Westin Nova Scotian Hotel are invited to participate in the Net Zero Atlantic Student Research Poster exhibit.


Offshore Wind Energy Information Session in Lunenburg

April 11, 2024 6:00pm – 8:00pm ADT

Through the Capacity Building for the Sustainable and Inclusive Development of Nova Scotia's Offshore Wind Resource project, Net Zero Atlantic is helping communities prepare for a future that may include offshore wind. 


Training Course | Introduction to RETScreen® Expert

March 28, 2024 8:00am – 5:00pm ADT

Join us for the first Atlantic Canadian training course on RETScreen® Expert, a desktop software designed to simplify decision-making for clean energy projects.

When: March 28, 2024, from 8:00am – 5:00pm ADT

Webinar Series

Climate Action Involves Everyone

March 14, 2024 1:00pm – 2:00pm ADT

Veronica Gutierrez of Hope Blooms will be speaking on how to involve marginalized communities in net-zero work. Hope Blooms has created an innovation-campus where children, youth, and their families have been learning how to live a more sustainable and resilient lifestyle.

To learn more about Hope Blooms, visit the Green Labs web page.


Webinar Series

BTZx Action Accelerator Webinar Series: At the Intersection of the Housing & Climate Crises

March 13, 2024 1:00pm – 2:00pm ADT

Catch up with the first event of BTZx's Action Accelerator Webinar Series.

This edition is designed for stakeholders from the green building and affordable housing sectors to have strategic conversations exploring ways to balance the priorities of housing affordability and accessibility with the need for net-zero renovations and new construction standards. The aim is to ensure that in the necessary urgency of solving one problem, we do not create others.


Offshore Wind Information Session Series Unama’ki – Cape Breton

March 6, 2024 1:00pm – 8:00pm AST

Join us for the continuation of the Offshore Wind Information Session Series taking place across Unama’ki – Cape Breton from February 21 and March 5-6, 2024.

The Offshore Wind Information Session scheduled for, February 22nd in Ingonish has been POSTPONED. The Cape Breton Partnership and Net Zero Atlantic are presently working to reschedule the session to provide an opportunity for key stakeholders to attend and participate.


Lightning Talks and Speed Mentoring Session

February 22, 2024 2:30pm – 4:30pm AST

Net Zero Atlantic welcomes you to attend our upcoming Lightning Talks and Speed Mentoring Session.