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Ontario's new budget locks in climate action

Feb 27, 2016 by Patrick DeRochie (Program Manager, Climate & Energy)

Categories: Clean Economy, Climate Change

Ontario has taken its most significant step yet in tackling climate change and building a low-carbon economy. Meeting emission reduction targets along with a…Read More


Greetings from California, where cap-and-trade is working

Feb 18, 2016 by Guest Blog ()

Categories: Clean Economy, Climate Change

This is a guest blog by Dave Welch, the President of Infinera Corporation, a California based technology company, and Peter Miller, a senior scientist with the Natural Resources…Read More


Get outta my dreams, Get into my (electric) car

Feb 04, 2016 by Patrick DeRochie (Program Manager, Climate & Energy)

Categories: Clean Economy, Climate Change

An electric vehicle (EV) future might seem like a far-away dream. But with the right investments, smart policies and clever design, we can get…Read More


More Conservation, Less Pollution. Hurray!

Jan 29, 2016 by Keith Brooks (Programs Director)

Categories: Climate Change

Last week, we chalked up a win on climate change in Ontario. It’s not the kind of thing that grabs headlines. It’s likely that…Read More


Memo to Metrolinx: Ditch the gas plant and go solar

Jan 12, 2016 by Guest Blog ()

Categories: Clean Economy, Climate Change

This is a guest blog by Jamie Kirkpatrick, Program Manager for Blue Green Canada an alliance between Canadian labour unions, environmental, and civil society…Read More


Save Fundy

Jan 08, 2016 by Adam Scott ()

Categories: Climate Change, Energy East

TransCanada wants to build Energy East, the largest-ever proposed tar sands oil pipeline from Alberta all the way to Saint John, New Brunswick. As…Read More


Climate Action in Ontario: Year in Review 2015

Dec 29, 2015 by Patrick DeRochie (Program Manager, Climate & Energy)

Categories: Clean Economy, Climate Change

2015 could turn out to be a watershed year for climate action in Ontario. So much has happened in the world of climate and…Read More


A great year – thanks to you!

Dec 23, 2015 by Tim Gray (Executive Director)

Categories: Blue Flag, Clean Economy, Climate Change, Great Lakes, Greenbelt, Toxics

With the holidays approaching quickly, we’re looking back at a turning point year for environmental progress in Canada – made possible by your support…Read More


Climate change causing multiple problems for the Great Lakes

Dec 23, 2015 by Natalija Fisher ()

Categories: Climate Change, Great Lakes

As Ontario is experiencing an unseasonably warm winter, new research reveals that climate change is causing the Great Lakes, which hold 20 per cent…Read More


Ontario’s climate strategy takes shape: Part 2

Dec 22, 2015 by Keith Brooks (Programs Director)

Categories: Clean Economy, Climate Change

There’s been such a flurry of activity and announcements on climate change over the last month that it’s been hard to stay on top…Read More