How a Banff restaurant was inspired to protect the land

Banff National Park is world-renowned for its lush forests, crystal clear lakes and breathtaking alpine peaks. Park Distillery, a bullfrogpowered restaurant inspired by Banff’s uniquely Canadian landscape, is nestled in the Park Grounds. Here’s how Park Distillery is celebrating Banff’s natural beauty while helping preserve it through efforts such as choosing green energy. Origins Park…

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3 ways to renovate sustainably

Ecology Action Centre green building renovation view from outside

Over the years, the Ecology Action Centre — a Nova Scotia environmental charity — has had a number of homes and in 2005, they purchased an old saltbox house in Halifax’s North End. “This was exciting because owning our own building meant we could go beyond turning of the lights and printing double-sided, and really use our space to demonstrate our environmental values,” says Joanna Bull, who is the Volunteer Coordinator at the Ecology Action Centre.

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Sustainability Snapshot: The intersection between food supply and sustainability

Currently contributing to a third of global greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, the food and agricultural industries are expected to grow this impact in the years ahead. In addition, by 2050, it’s expected we’ll have to increase food production by 50% to feed the world’s population. At the same time, these industries face the challenge of…

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Our 2017 Green Energy Audit is now available!

wind turbines at dusk

We just released our Green Energy Audit Report for 2017. The audit, performed annually by Deloitte, assures that renewable energy was produced and accurately counted and credited to our customers. Our annual contributions to community-based green energy projects across Canada are also included in the audit. You can view all of Bullfrog’s audits here.

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Spark Power Acquires Bullfrog Power, Expanding Its Commitment to Deliver Smart and Sustainable Power Solutions

Wind Turbine

TORONTO, ONTARIO, CANADA – July 4, 2018 – Spark Power Corp. (“Spark Power”), a leading independent electrical power services and solutions company, today announced the completion of a transaction to acquire Bullfrog Power (“Bullfrog”), Canada’s leading green energy provider. Bullfrog will become a wholly-owned subsidiary of Spark Power. The acquisition will enable the two organizations…

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Bullfrog Power recognizes Kluane N’tsi Energy Project on National Indigenous Peoples Day

Kluane Lake

June 21, 2018—This National Indigenous Peoples Day, Bullfrog Power congratulates the Kluane First Nation on breaking ground to build the new Kluane N’tsi (Wind) Energy Project. The project—which was first initiated in 2010 and has been spearheaded by the First Nations community—will see three new wind turbines come to life on land between Destruction Bay…

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Bullfrog Power congratulates East Coast Credit Union on national sustainability award

Ellershouse Wind Farm

Bullfrog Power, Canada’s leading green energy provider, congratulates East Coast Credit Union on being awarded the Canadian Credit Union Association’s Social Responsibility Award for its commitment to building stronger communities through sustainability practices. The organization received the award for its dedication to making sustainability a major part of its business, and substantially reducing its environmental footprint by…

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Bullfrog Power honoured on three of B Lab’s Best for the World lists in Environment, Workers and Governance categories

Best For The World 2018 logo

June 13, 2018—Bullfrog Power is being recognized for creating a positive impact for the environment, their workers — and for creating innovative governance structures to protect the mission of its business for the long term. The organization has been listed on B Lab’s Best For The Environment, Workers and Governance lists, part of B Lab’s…

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Haida Gwaii Rediscovery camps now running on solar power with help from Bullfrog community

In 2017, Swiilawiid Sustainability Society, a not-for-profit group on Haida Gwaii, approached the Bullfrog community for support with funding three solar projects. Located off the northwest coast of British Columbia, Haida Gwaii is an archipelago that is home to 4,500 people, approximately half of which are Haida. Haida Gwaii is considered one of the remaining…

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