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Magic reelism: smoke & mirrors
Rx for youngsters: Take physic, pomp
Two good kids films (though one is better for adults) and...
"Never the Last," a virtuosic séance
A rock and a hard place
Super hero fun, a not so good Stephen King adaptation and a...
Notes on the revised Dumbo; some worthy Canadian films and...
Metro Vancouver incineration plan
Peter Ladner on Metro Vancouver's garbage conundrum
With Metro Vancouver forging ahead with its plan to invest half a billion dollars in a new incinerator project to deal with the region's non-recycled waste, tension has been slowly rising in...
Mar 4th, 2014
A waste-to-energy spin doctor's playbook
It's every waste-to-energy company's dream to have independent policymakers defending an incinerator with the same passion as Stephen Harper when he goes to bat for the tar sands.
Linda Solomon Wood
Mar 17th, 2014
Fraser Valley decries incinerator plan, Burnaby mayor claims they're 'slamming door after cows' already out
But is it wishful thinking on part of Burnaby mayor?
Mar 13th, 2014
Incinerators and coal factories equal in dismal economic benefits, U.S. study says
As part of its Clean Energy Act, BC does not allow coal-fired power generation. Meanwhile, Metro Vancouver is pursuing a $480 million plan for waste-to-energy incinerating garbage, which a U.S....
Mar 10th, 2014
The "mind-boggling" path toward Metro Vancouver's $480 million incineration plan
"Incinerators are just a landfill in the sky. You still need a place to dump all that toxic ash," a member of Metro Vancouver's board told the Vancouver Observer.
Mar 4th, 2014