TORONTO, June 7 /CNW/ - The Toronto District School Board has completed one of the largest transactions of its kind - the Board's first - to sell carbon credits to the Greening Canada Fund, managed by Green Power Action Inc.
Join us Wednesday morning to find out:
- How this win-win arrangement permits TDSB to invest an incremental
$1.75 million in projects to help it meet its "Go Green - Climate
Change Action Plan" goals of reducing greenhouse gas emissions
- How this arrangement also permits forward-looking Canadian
corporations to meet their own carbon-reduction goals, while advancing
their desire to support good community initiatives
WHEN: Wednesday, June 9
11:00 a.m. (EDT)
WHERE: Hillcrest Community School
44 Hilton Ave., Toronto
(1 block north of Davenport, off Bathurst)
WHO: Bruce Davis
Chair & Trustee Ward 3
Toronto District School Board
Chief Executive Officer
Green Power Action Inc.
WHAT: Mr. Davis and Mr. Rocchi will outline the terms of the
arrangement and respond to questions, after which
media will be provided a short tour of the school to
see the Board's climate change plan in action
SOURCE GREEN POWER ACTION INC.
For further information: For further information: Brian Smith (Green Power Action Inc.), Tel. (416) 822-3130; Bob Poldon (TDSB), Tel. (416) 997-2285