Alternatives Funeral & Cremation Services becomes first funeral and cremation provider to choose green energy through Bullfrog Power in Canada.

Bullfrog Power, Canada’s leading green energy provider, is pleased to announce Alternatives Funeral & Cremation Services® (Alternatives) is now choosing 100 per cent green electricity, green natural gas, and green fuel for its Aldergrove facilities. Alternatives is now the first funeral and cremation services provider to purchase green energy through Bullfrog. By choosing all three of Bullfrog’s green energy solutions, Alternatives is addressing the entire energy-related carbon footprint of these facilities.

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Greener Horizons Vancouver: How sustainability leaders are building credibility with third party verification 

Credibility within the sustainability space is increasingly becoming an important discussion topic for businesses. Several global institutions are finding a receptive audience when it comes to trusted carbon disclosure standards, alignment with global targets or other third party verification standards. The expertise and organizational resources required to meet them, however, can seem daunting.

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Bullfrog’s Winter Getaway Guide

Happy Holidays from Bullfrog Power! In the last of our three-part series, we asked bullfrogpowered businesses for suggestions on eco-friendly trips, excursions and experiences to enjoy the winter season with friends and family. Check them out below.   We hope you enjoyed our winter blog series. “Hoppy” Holidays!   Visit historic sites at Toronto Region…

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Bullfrog’s 2018 Holiday Recipe Guide

Happy Holidays from Bullfrog Power! In the second of our three-part series, we asked bullfrogpowered businesses for suggestions on holiday recipes for your next party or family meal. Check them out below, and keep an eye out next week for a new blog post with more helpful tips for the holidays!   Gingersnap Cookie Smoothie…

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Celebrating International Credit Union Day

Guest blog Bernard Gillis, CEO Provincial Credit Union Did you know that today is International Credit Union Day? Celebrated every third Thursday of October since 1948, International Credit Union Day celebrates the spirit of the global credit union movement and its dedication to community and the environment. We are a credit union: a financial institution…

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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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UCS Forest Group’s Warren Spitz on founding a business on sustainable practices

The Path Forward is a collection of insights from Canadian business leaders at the forefront of sustainability in our country. In the eBook, Warren Spitz, Founder, President and CEO, UCS Forest Group, shares how sustainability informs business practices at UCS Forest Group.  You can access our free The Path Forward eBook in full below this article.  As a…

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Greening The Art of Junk

The carbon footprint of transportation is a major issue that many eco-minded businesses are finding difficult to address. Here’s the story of one Canadian startup that’s doing its part. Junkery is the first junk removal services company in Canada to become bullfrogpowered with green fuel. Junkery is a Halifax startup that’s choosing green fuel for…

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Lowe-Martin Group’s Pat Coyne on the value of partnerships in CSR

Lowe Martin Quote

The Path Forward is a collection of insights from Canadian business leaders at the forefront of sustainability in our country. Pat Coyne, Vice President Business Development, Lowe-Martin Group, shared his thoughts on the value of partnerships in corporate social responsibility.  You can access our free The Path Forward eBook in full below this article.  We believe the…

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