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Reducing Canada's methane emissions should be a no-brainer

Jul 26, 2017 by Dale Marshall (National Program Manager)

Categories: Climate Change

  There are so many good reasons for Canada to have strong methane regulations. Here are a few: Methane is a potent greenhouse gas…Read More


Getting carbon pricing right is the key to making it effective

Jul 25, 2017 by Dale Marshall (National Program Manager)

Categories: Climate Change

Carbon polluters should pay for their emissions. That’s pretty obvious. Putting a price on carbon gives companies, governments, and individuals an incentive to reduce…Read More


Tailings ponds a growing liability for Albertans

Jun 26, 2017 by Dale Marshall (National Program Manager)

Categories: Climate Change

More than a trillion litres. That’s the total volume of liquid tailings that has been created by the tar sands industry in Alberta.  …Read More


Why electric vehicles will rule the world

Jun 06, 2017 by Guest Blog ()

Categories: Clean Economy, Climate Change

This is a guest blog by Michael Brigham,  president and co-founder of SolarShare, Canada’s leading renewable energy co-operative.     I have been involved in…Read More


With or without the U.S., the shift to a clean economy is unstoppable

Jun 01, 2017 by Keith Brooks (Programs Director)

Categories: Climate Change

U.S. President Trump has just withdrawn the United States from the Paris Agreement on climate change. It’s a setback for sure. But climate progress…Read More


Top 10 reasons why Canada needs to regulate methane emissions now

Apr 26, 2017 by Dale Marshall (National Program Manager)

Categories: Climate Change

Canada has a gas problem—a methane gas problem. New research shows that methane emissions are significantly higher than reported by the oil and gas…Read More


The Climate Test: Can Canada Build New Pipelines and Meet its Climate Commitments?

Apr 24, 2017 by Guest Blog ()

Categories: Climate Change

  This is a guest post by Kevin Brady and Duncan Noble, co-authors of The Climate Test: Aligning Energy Project Assessment with Climate Policy  …Read More


Carbon emissions create impacts on communities

Apr 13, 2017 by Dale Marshall (National Program Manager)

Categories: Climate Change

Two international reports out this week highlight both ends of the climate change problem. First, carbon emissions from countries like Canada are high and…Read More


Big changes ahead for Canada’s environmental laws

Apr 11, 2017 by Patrick DeRochie (Program Manager, Climate & Energy)

Categories: Climate Change

Canadians deserve better. And it’s entirely possible for the federal government to deliver better. That was a key conclusion of the Expert Panel that…Read More


How to overhaul Canada’s pipeline regulator

Apr 07, 2017 by Patrick DeRochie (Program Manager, Climate & Energy)

Categories: Climate Change, Energy East

In the 21st century, we need energy regulation for a clean economy, not a rubber stamp for high-carbon fossil fuel projects Last Friday was…Read More