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Year: 2009

Are You Ready for the New Decade?

December 21, 2009

I came across an interesting blog on a website called Media that I thought I would share with all of you. It is quite insightful into what companies and organizations need to consider as they look forward into the new decade. Read More.

Cool Devices to Help Monitor Energy Usage – Google PowerMeter

November 16, 2009

Google PowerMeter is a free electricity usage monitoring tool that provides you with information on how much energy your home is consuming. Google PowerMeter receives information from utility smart meters and in-home energy management devices and visualizes this information for you on iGoogle (your personalized Google homepage). And, Google PowerMeter is free.  Check it out

GMIST – Announces New Executive Director

October 30, 2009

The Board of Directors of the Gros Morne Institute for Sustainable Tourism is pleased to announce the appointment of Jonathan Foster as Executive Director effective October 12, 2009. Jonathan will be succeeding Colleen Kennedy who has served in the position since 2007. The Board wishes to thank Colleen for all the hard work and dedication… Read More

Paul Gaudet Shares His Experience at the GMIST- Edge of the Wedge Course

October 28, 2009

Paul Gaudet – a recent graduate of the GMIST- Edge of the Wedge course wrote an article and shared his experience taking the GMIST program as well as exploring Gros Morne National Park. Paul is the manager of interpretive services at Hopewell Rocks Tidal Exploration Site in Hopewell Cape, New Brunswick. Read his article here…. Read More