GLOBAL LEARNING FORUM 2015

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Media Report

This page documents media hits that our program and the Global Learning Forum received

News, blog, and radio

CleanTechnica –September 25 – Policies Needed For An EV Revolution

Gas2 – September 9 –  Inspiring EV Adoption In Canada

CleanTechnica – August 27 – How Cities Can Advance EV Adoption — Palo Alto Example (Exclusive Video) 

CleanTechnica – August 27 – Drive: Helping To Electrify Canadian Transport (Exclusive Video)

CleanTechnica – August 26 – Electrifying Copenhagen, & Providing A Complete Transport Network (Video)

CleanTechnica – August 24 – Electrifying Transport (Video #1)

CleanTechnica – July 25– Vancouver’s 100% Renewable Energy Goal (Renewable Cities Video)

CleanTechnica – July 18 – Story Of Solar & Social Inspiration From Brazil (Video)

CleanTechnica – July 13 – 100% Renewable Energy — How To Get There (Video)

CleanTechnica – July 12 – Renewable Cities PechaKuch Opening Event (Videos)

CleanTechnica – July 12 – Stefan Schurig & I Talk The Renewable Energy Revolution (Video)

Nelson Star – June 16 – Is it just me or is it hot in here? 

Business in Vancouver – June 1 – Market slowly plugging into the advantages of electric vehicles

Woodstock Sentinel Review – May 28 – County looks at proposal to run solely on renewable energy by 2050

The Squamish Chief – May 27 – Buzzing about Renewable Energy

Business in Vancouver – May 26 – Clinging to the carbon economy is a bad business plan for B.C.

CleanTechnica – May 25 – Renewable Cities Highlights

CleanTechnica – May 24 – The Human Side of Cleantech

Bloomberg BNA – May 20 – Can regions, cities become 100% dependant on renewable energy? Absurd? Not Anymore

The Province – May 20 – Clean, should be B.C’s focus, conference hears

CleanTechnica – May 19 – Vancouver gets an “F” for solar policy

The Tyee – May 18 – The suits are flocking to renewables

The Nelson Daily – May 18 – A change is gonna come

The Georgia Straight – May 17 – 350.org founder Bill McKibben show how Denmark leads the world in promoting renewable energy

CBC On the Coast – May 15 – Mayor of one of the greenest cities in the world has advice for Vancouver 

Joyce Murray – May 14 – MP Joyce Murray speaks on the Renewable Cities Program Forum in Vancouver

Huffington Post – May 14 – Renewables driving the energy transformation 

Truth Dig – May 14 – Green City Vancouver offers clean alternative to Tar Sands Boom 

News 1130 – May 14 – Experts gather in Vancouver to discuss running cities on renewable energy 

Global BC1 – May 14 – Unfiltered with Jill Krop – Interview with Mark Jacobson

Vancouver Observer – May 14 – Vancouver kicks off Global Renewable Cities Initiative event 

Vancouver Sun – May 14 – Effective government policies would ease shift to renewable energy, conference hears

Vancouver 24 Hours – May 13 – Developers need sustainability incentives: expert

CBC Radio Early Edition – May 13 – Discussion on Renewable Cities conference with Rick Cluff

RJ1200 May 13 – Discussion with Shauna Sylvester on the morning show re: Renewable Cities

CFAX Radio – May 13 – Interview on the Drive with Terry Moore with Shauna Sylvester and Mark Jacobson

Squamish Chief – May 13 – Making Squamish renewable

Global BC1 – May 12 – Shauna Sylvester speaks on Renewable Cities

Vancouver Sun – May 11 – Opinion: 100-per-cent renewable energy a paradigm shift

Cleantechnica – May 11 – Global learning forum: 8 new experts in green bonds, clean energy, & urban sustainability confirmed

News 1130 – May 8, 2015 – Cities at the forefront of ‘renewable’ movement converging in Vancouver 

Vancouver Sun – May 8 – Opinion: Cities take lead in renewable energy 

Georgia Straight – April 29 – Gregor Robertson will tell French National Assembly president about Vancouver’s quest to become greenest city

Business in Vancouver – April 21 – How cheap gas could hobble quest for greenest-city title

CKNW Jill Bennet Show – April 18 – Discussion with Shauna Sylvester on Vancouver’s 100% RE Goal

The Vancouver Sun – March 26 – Opinion: Vancouver ups the ante on urban sustainability

Cities Today – March 20 – ICLEI partners with new city energy programme

Social Media

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Renewable Cities Twitter Profile
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Retweets 57 156 92 305
Retweet Reach 63.4K 180.9K 153.2K 397.5K
Favourites 51 99 39 189
Mentions 86 132 75 293
Mention Reach 188.4K 148.9K 92.3K 429.6K

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