Winnipeg Meetup - Stand with oil sands workers calling for renewable energy

Winnipeg Meetup

June 27, 2016 at 7pm

Winnipeg Meetup hosted by The Council of Canadians

This event is run by a third-party partner
  • June 27, 2016 at 7:00pm – 9pm PDT
  • Forth Cafe
    171 McDermot Ave
    Winnipeg, MB R3B 0S1
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  • 4 people are going
  • Devin Tepleski


Join Devin Tepleski, from Iron & Earth, and learn more about this oil sands worker led organization's efforts to advocate for a diversified energy sector and ensure trades workers have the skills they need to succeed in building the clean energy projects of tomorrow.

Admission: Free | Public Welcome


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Devin will provide a summary of the organization's mandate and story, along with two projects they are working on. 


Solar Skills

A unique training program being developed for Alberta that will see tradespeople receiving hands on training during the installation of solar PV, solar heating, electrical vehicle charging stations and energy retrofits at high schools. With a large public engagement and high school curriculum component, the Solar Skills Program is about more than just training tradespeople -- it's about getting all levels of community engaged in energy issues.


Workers' Climate Plan

Devin will also introduce you to the Workers' Climate Plan, Iron & Earth's efforts to get more trades people involved in the federal climate change consultations. Learn more about the Workers' Climate Plan at

Henry Shorr Simon B.

Will you come?