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B.C. climate report says hike carbon tax, extend reduction targets to 2050
Climate leadership team concluded the province will fail to meet its 2020 targets and recommends focusing emission-reduction targets for 2030 and 2050.
The Canadian Press
Nov 28th, 2015
The future looks awesome in Climate Cartoons
Climate Cartoons tells the story of how awesome the future can be if we accept our renewable energy destiny now, in a fun animated format!
Green Majority Media
Apr 21st, 2015
Canadians are ready for carbon pricing, politicians not so much: experts
Politicians remember all too well the lambasting Liberal Party leader Stephane Dion took in 2008 when he proposed a carbon price. But evidence shows that times have changed, and so has Canada.
Jan 14th, 2015
One simple chart explains climate failure from Kyoto to Warsaw
After 18 years of total failure to slow the climate crisis the world's nations head to pro-coal Poland for round 19…
Nov 8th, 2013
BC's acclaimed carbon tax makes final climb, but critics warn of trouble ahead
The benefits of BC's carbon tax start bearing fruit but can the province remain a leader in combatting climate change?
Jul 5th, 2012
Metro Vancouver has dirtier transportation than France
Densely populated Metro Vancouver has dirtier transportation than France. More than density is at play in Canadian high-carbon transportation.
Apr 18th, 2012
England's "expensive gas" saves money
The British, French and Germans tax their gasoline 80 cents more per litre than we do. Are they crazy?
Apr 12th, 2012
The high cost of BC’s cheap gas
British gas costs $2.13 per liter. Yet British Columbians fork out twice as much to buy gas every year. What’s up with that?
Apr 10th, 2012
BC green economy creates more jobs than oil sands
Readers of our recent “Big Grab” series on the oil sands might have noticed an interesting pair of statistics concerning jobs in Canada...
Jun 22nd, 2011
BC coal destabilizes our climate more than 126 nations
Nations as diverse as Sweden, Ireland, Morocco, Bangladesh, and Peru emit less climate pollution than BC coal. In fact, 54 nations…
Jun 7th, 2011