Honourable Dwight Duncan to speak at opening of Canada’s first LEED certified church, located in Toronto
Friday, September 15th 2006 11:46:06am
Peter Love will officially announce Greening Sacred Spaces, a program that offers faith communities a variety of ways to promote energy conservation. The Greening Sacred Spaces program will be operated by Faith & the Common Good, and has received funding from the Ontario Power Authority’s Conservation Fund and the Toronto Atmospheric Fund.
Immediately after these announcements, Father Paul Cusack and Roberto Chiotti will conduct a tour of the new St. Gabriel’s Church and identify the ‘green’ features.
Wednesday, September 20th, 1:30 pm
Hon. Dwight Duncan - Minister of Energy
Father Paul Cusack - Pastor of St Gabriel’s Parish
Philip Jessup - Toronto Atmospheric Fund
Peter Love - Chief Energy Conservation Officer
Roberto Chiotti - President, Larkin Architects
Ted Reeve - Faith & the Common Good
Azba Hathiyani - The Islamic Foundation
St. Gabriel’s Catholic Church
670 Sheppard Ave. East, Toronto (East of Bayview, north side)
Other guests and speakers are welcome to avail themselves of the refreshments and review the Faith and the Common Good information table in the Gathering Space of the church.
For more information, contact:
Rory O'Brien, Coordinator - Greening Sacred Spaces, Faith and the Common Good,
Steven Erwin, Minister’s Office, 416-327-3546
Kathryn Chopp, Ontario Power Authority/Conservation Bureau, 416-969-6081