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50 Photos of Urban Farming That Will Make You Want to Get Back to Nature

Posted on March 22, 2018 by

Spring is in the air and here at Just Energy we’re loving the higher temps and sunny skies. In our excitement, we scoured Instagram for #UrbanFarming so that we could share the joy of green sprouts and downy chicks, among other springtime delights. Scroll down to learn a little bit more about urban agriculture and peep some adorably sharable photos from urban farms on Instagram.

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10 Fun, Eco-Friendly Findings About Canada

Posted on June 28, 2015 by

  It’s almost Canada Day! And it only seems appropriate that we review some of the best things about our beloved country. Canadians (clearly) take great pride in their hockey. We’re some of the friendliest people on the planet (this, according to most reports, but hey, we’re slightly biased!). We boast affordable healthcare and we’re […]

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Top Six Cities to Find Green Rooftops

Posted on July 30, 2014 by

What’s a green roof? It’s a roof that’s covered with plants instead of traditional roofing materials. The benefits to a green roof are many. They: Improve air quality Conserve energy Minimize the urban heat island effect Efficiently uses rain water Help reduce runoff Check out these cities that are rocking the green rooftop. San Francisco […]

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Your Eco-Friendly Baby

Posted on July 13, 2012 by

When you’re expecting, one of your main thoughts may revolve around pink or blue… but what about green? When bringing home your bundle of joy, there are a few things to consider if you’d like to start off on eco-friendly footing.   An Eco-friendly Baby Shower A great way to go green before your baby […]

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Simple Things You Can Do To Make An Impact: Top Ten Tips

Posted on May 17, 2012 by

So you’ve finally taken all those hybrid car commercials and “please recycle” bumper stickers to heart, and you’re jumping on the ‘green’ bandwagon. Not quite sure where to start? We’re here to help. Even simple things can make a difference towards reducing your carbon footprint and living a sustainable lifestyle. So before you invest in […]

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Going Green: A Lesson For Kids

Posted on May 3, 2012 by

Healthy habits start early. Cliché as it is, in the case of environmental awareness, the familiar saying rings true! Do you live a green lifestyle? Teaching your kids about living green can help encourage future green efforts for generations to come. The earlier you teach your children good “going green” habits, the more likely it […]

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