BC Hydro's letter prompts some Metro Vancouver directors to push for a review of the business case for the $517-million incinerator.
Burnaby Mayor Derek Corrigan said he hasn't seen anyone put forward any better options than investing a half-billion dollar waste-to-energy incineration.
“If I had submitted that to my board, I would be thrown out of the board room."
VO digs deep into Metro Vancouver's garbage story. A summary of twenty articles. More to come.
“It’s been an economic and environmental sinkhole for the city,” Detroit zero waste advocate Ahmina Maxey said.
Metro Vancouver called Paris's incinerator “one of the best facilities on the continent.” Last week, it was being blamed as helping to cause heavy layer of smog.
Paper, clothing, records, plastics and metal. These aren't supposed to end up tossed in the waste stream, but some have escaped the inspector’s scrutiny and face a fiery end.
UBC air quality scientist says a regional plan to burn garbage is a 'danger' to human health
Just a pile of ugly garbage to you and me. Huge money to one lucky player. Maybe.
Burn, bury, or reduce our waste to zero? Over the next six months, Vancouver has some hard decisions to make about garbage. Introducing Earth Matter's series on how and where we'll be throwing it "awa