May 22nd, 2013
According to a report released last week by the Sightline Institute, the Pacific Northwest is poised to become a major global carbon export hub for coal, tar sands oil and natural gas.
May 9th, 2013
Serious about climate change? Consider the climate consequences of promoting Canada's oil sands and fossil fuels industry, academics say.
Apr 25th, 2013
A measure that would would scrap the need for a presidential permit for the northern leg of the project has been approved.
Apr 8th, 2013
While clean up continues on the Exxon oil spill in Arkansas, another oil pipeline has been reported - this time in Houston, Texas.
Mar 20th, 2013
On BC's current trajectory, its climate legacy to the world will not be as a leader in a new, low-carbon society, but as one of the most entrenched exporters of globally destructive fossil-fuels.
Mar 7th, 2013
Respected economist Robyn Allan, former CEO of the Insurance Corporation of BC (ICBC), has said the country’s move towards an oil-based economy will have severe effects on sectors like manufacturing—...
Feb 6th, 2013
“Super Natural” British Columbia is a magical place. Ten thousand years ago, people, plants and animals filled in behind retreating glaciers to create a generous land. The ocean lavishly fertilized...
Nov 14th, 2012
Are the tar sands taking a long walk off a short pier?
Oct 31st, 2012
With time, even the Canadian government will see a price on carbon as more benign than paying the cost of climate change catastrophes.
Oct 23rd, 2012
First Nations leaders led the protests of 4,500 people in Victoria on Monday.