First Things First Okanagan

September 4, 2018

The Pipeline has been Halted…What now?

On August 30, the Federal Court of Appeal nullified the Trudeau government’s order in council approving construction of the Trans Mountain Pipeline. Construction has halted or […]
May 4, 2018

FTFO sponsors petition directed to BC Legislature

To the Honourable the Legislative Assembly of the Province of British Columbia, in Legislature Assembled: The petition of the undersigned, residents of the Province of British […]
May 4, 2018

FTFO Executive pens letter to Premier Horgan

To express our disappointment in recent decisions regarding the Site C dam, tax breaks to the Liquified Natural Gas (LNG) industry, and a limited study of […]
February 5, 2018

Site C Accountability Summit

On January 25 and 26 more than 200 British Columbians met in Victoria at the “Site C Accountability Summit”. This meeting presented the numerous reasons that […]
January 2, 2018

Dynamic Podcast by CBC

2050: Degrees of Change I highly recommend listening to the CBC podcast 2050: Degrees of Change. In this podcast CBC meteorologist Johanna Wagstaffe explores the impact […]
September 6, 2017

Climate Change Got You Down?

Floods and fires are on our minds in the Okanagan and all over the world. As we experience dramatic weather events that have been predicted by […]
March 19, 2017

April 2017 Symposium “Energy: Our Present, Our Future”

First Things First Okanagan invited twenty-four dynamic speakers from around British Columbia to address, “Energy: our present our future” in Penticton. A trade display explored new and […]
March 18, 2017

Symposium Sponsors

The 2017 Alternative Energy Symposium was made possible by our very generous sponsors! Special thanks to: Fortis BC, The City of Penticton, Berry & Smith, Quick-Therm […]
March 14, 2017

MP Richard Cannings spreading our name in The House

As some of you may know, we formed First Things First Okanagan a couple of years ago after a meeting with Fred Ritchie. Dick Cannings was […]