Ontario is ready to get serious about climate change

Jul 08, 2014 by Keith Brooks (Programs Director)

Categories: Clean Economy

Last Thursday, with the speech from the throne, the 41st Parliament of Ontario officially opened. The speech from throne is typically wide ranging, and…Read More


Breaking news: Canadians vastly overestimate the role of the tar sands in Canada’s economy

Jul 04, 2014 by Hannah McKinnon ()

Categories: Clean Economy

We’ve been having a lot of conversations lately about the role of the tar sands in Canada’s economy. We’ve chatted with friends, neighbours, and…Read More


A quiet release of some big climate news

Jun 26, 2014 by Hannah McKinnon ()

Categories: Clean Economy

Just the other day a major report found its way on to the Natural Resources Canada website with no fanfare. The topic? Climate change…Read More


Putting a face on the risks of Energy East

Jun 23, 2014 by Naomi Carniol (Sr. Communications Manager)

Categories: Clean Economy

It’s one thing to talk about how the Energy East tar sands pipeline would put the drinking water, health, and environment of millions of…Read More


When First Nations come First

Jun 21, 2014 by Sabrina Bowman ()

Categories: Clean Economy

Today (June 21) is National Aboriginal Day, coming just four days after the federal government’s endorsement of the Northern Gateway pipeline project. Besides being…Read More


Photographing the places at risk from Energy East

Jun 19, 2014 by Adam Scott ()

Categories: Clean Economy

A picture is worth a thousand words. That’s why I’m in beautiful St. Andrews, New Brunswick today. It’s the start of our project to…Read More


Northern Gateway will not be built. Not now. Not ever.

Jun 18, 2014 by Hannah McKinnon ()

Categories: Clean Economy

Yesterday, the federal government announced its approval of  Enbridge’s Northern Gateway tar sands pipeline (with 209 conditions suggested by the Joint Review Panel). The…Read More


Happy Global Wind Day!

Jun 13, 2014 by Keith Brooks (Programs Director)

Categories: Clean Economy

The energy, my friend, is blowing in the wind. This Sunday June 15th is Global Wind Day, a worldwide event to celebrate wind power’s…Read More


Left behind: U.S. coal regulations widen the gap between Canadian and U.S. climate action

Jun 12, 2014 by Hannah McKinnon ()

Categories: Clean Economy

With last week’s game-changing coal regulations from President Obama, Canada fell even further behind when it comes to keeping up with our southern neighbours…Read More


Adding to the chorus of No.

Jun 05, 2014 by Hannah McKinnon ()

Categories: Clean Economy

A decision from federal cabinet on Enbridge’s Northern Gateway tar sands pipeline is just around the corner. Today, organizations representing millions of North Americans…Read More