Five reasons you need to go to Beau’s Oktoberfest

Person at Beau's Oktoberfest event

We’re excited about Beau’s Brewing Co.’s upcoming Oktoberfest celebration, but don’t let them fool you — it’s actually in September! That’s not the only eyebrow raising feature of the independent Canadian brewer’s annual event, so we wanted to pick the brain of our own Beau’s Superfan to hear his top reasons to attend.

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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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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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Brewing up a sustainable beer

Ever tried a green beer? No, it’s not St. Patrick’s day! But you can make the choice for a sustainably-made beer every day. Specialty brewers care about the community around them and preserving our resources. They have been minimizing their impact on the environment in three main ways: addressing their use of water in beer…

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Mirexus Biotechnologies chooses 100% green energy for entire operations with Bullfrog Power

Manitoulin Island wind turbine

Guelph, ON, May 15, 2018—Bullfrog Power, Canada’s leading green energy provider, is pleased to announce Mirexus Biotechnologies, a biomaterials company based in Guelph, is now reducing its energy-related emissions footprint through a new commitment to renewable energy. The organization is choosing 100 per cent renewable electricity and green natural gas for its factory, lab and…

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Green Energy Doors Open: Bullfrog Power partner events

Green Energy Doors Open (GEDO) is an annual showcase of sustainable energy projects and success stories. Bullfrog Power partners, including community renewable energy projects and bullfrogpowered businesses, are hosting events for GEDO 2017.

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Solar energy funds a scholarship on Salt Spring Island

Andrew Chan

Gulf Islands Secondary School (GISS), located on Salt Spring Island, B.C., is not your average high school. Not only is the school home to an 84-panel solar system that is helping green Canada’s energy systems—those solar panels also help fund an annual scholarship for a GISS student pursuing post-secondary sustainable studies.

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Chocolatier with a passion for his community

Bullfrog talks taste, lineage and community with a bullfrogpowered chocolatier in Toronto    When you walk into Stubbe Chocolates, located at Dupont and Christie in Toronto, you are immediately welcomed by the delightful smell of rich, homemade chocolate. And if you are a chocolate lover like me, the alarm bells start going off—you know this…

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