Now Hiring Two Outreach Coordinators

We are taking applications for two summer Outreach Coordinator positions. Job goes from July 2nd - August 27th. Closing Date for applications is May 15th. Terms: $15/hr, 35 hrs/wk Job Description: Two positions: One based out of Trail office. One based out of Nelson office. West Kootenay EcoSociety works to preserve wild places, air and water for future generations; to take action to reduce…

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Seniors Home Weatherization Program

West Kootenay EcoSociety and Nelson Hydro's EcoSave program are happy to announce their partnership on the new Seniors Home Weatherization Program! The program aims to do 100 installations of basic home energy efficient materials for seniors in the Nelson Hydro service area, including LEDs, weatherstripping, outlet insulators, faucet aerators, shower heads and more. How it works: West Kootenay…

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Now Hiring Market Coordinator Assistant

We are taking applications for the Market Coordinator Assistant Position. Job goes from July 2nd - August 27th, 2019  Closing Date for applications is May 15th Terms: $15/hr, 35hrs/wk Working with EcoSociety staff and volunteers, the Market Coordination Assistant will help the Markets Coordinator with the day-to-day operations and management of EcoSociety’s three outdoor summer markets…

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Happy Earth Day

Join the West Kootenay EcoSociety, the Interfaith Climate Action Collaborative and your friends and neightbours to celebrate Earth Day. This year’s global theme is Protect our Species. Join the fun at Hall St. Plaza in Nelson on Monday, April 22nd from 2-4pm. The parade starts at 3pm and features the local Samba band. Dress up as your favorite plant, animal or fungus. Other Earth Day Events:…

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Clean Energy BC’s 2019 Conference comes to Trail in June

Clean Energy BC is hosting the 2019 annual Spring Conference, Powering Generations: Legacy to the Future in Trail from June 4th-6th. Trail has long been an engine of British Columbia’s electricity, mining, and economy and they are looking forward to celebrating the region’s legacy of excellence during the revitalizing spring season. Powering Generations will address how the Kootenays are leading…

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Regional Energy Efficiency Program

The Regional District Central Kootenay (RDCK) is committed to reducing greenhouse gas emissions and has developed the Regional Energy Efficiency Program (REEP). The program offers two streams: Home Renovation and New Home. The energy efficient home renovation stream provides incentives that support energy audits and access to rebates. The energy efficient new-home education stream provides…

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