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Canada 'missed the boat' on economic policies to mitigate climate change: doctor
Canada "has missed the boat" when it comes to developing renewable energy resources that would mitigate the impact of global warming and its impact on human health, a leading medical expert says. Dr...
Aug 23rd, 2016
Fossil fuels bite the dust as demand nosedives
Conventional fossil fuel industry predictions fail to see accelerating moves towards full decarbonisation of the global economy.
Oct 23rd, 2015
Canada's provinces surge towards green power future...and leave Harper in the dirt
Canada's provinces pumped a whopping $10.9 billion into renewable energy last year - and added nearly 27,000 jobs - heralding a nationwide green revolution.
Sep 17th, 2015
Vancouver kicks off Global Renewable Cities Initiative event
A little over a month after Vancouver city councillors publicly and unanimously pledged to develop a plan to move their city to 100 percent renewable energy, experts from around the world are...
May 15th, 2015
An impoverished, oily future for Canadian pensioners?
Recent research published in the journal Nature details the locations and amounts of the world’s fossil fuel reserves that will need to remain unburned if we are to keep on a 2oC warming trajectory...
Mar 19th, 2015
Why plummeting oil prices may hasten Canada's shift to renewable energy
A rapid increase in oil prices during the 1970s caused Denmark to radically alter its national energy policy, with the goal of replacing fossil fuels entirely with renewable energy. More than 40...
Jan 24th, 2015
Greenpeace calls for renewable future
Ministers urged to show stronger climate action.
Dec 8th, 2014
Stop subsidizing fossil fuels
If fossil fuels were not propped up with government handouts and subsidies they would not be able to compete.
Jan 23rd, 2014
Ontario cuts coal, while BC looks for more
It may be the industrial heartland of Canada, but Ontario took a major step forward this week by announcing all its coal fired generating plants would shut down, while in ‘super natural” BC the...
Nov 22nd, 2013
Onboard the solar train
April First was not only April Fools Day; it was also the second birthday of the solar panels on the roof of my parents' house in Australia.
Apr 2nd, 2013