Climate Change / Oct 10, 2019

The oil lobby is lying. Canadian oil isn’t clean oil

The oil and gas industry is putting great efforts into trying to convince the Canadian public that they are making strides to be more…Read More

Climate Change / Sep 24, 2019

What to look for in a strong climate action plan this election

Because climate change is an important issue for Canadians in this election, there has been quite a lot of discussion about what parties need…Read More

Climate Change / Aug 15, 2019

We can't "take the carbon out of the barrel"

For years in Canada, oil executives and some government officials have put forward a grand vision of Canadian oil that could magically be produced…Read More

Climate Change / Jun 06, 2019

Cleaner, cheaper and growing: renewables are ready. Canadian policy isn’t.

I have a bad habit, like many climate activists, of talking a lot about the bright future for clean, renewable energy. The energy of…Read More

Climate Change / May 28, 2019

Here’s why politicians secretly meeting with oil lobbyists should make us worry

Opposition leader Andrew Scheer and his inner circle are having full-day secret meetings with Canada’s main oil and gas lobby group, the Canadian Association…Read More

Climate Change / May 08, 2019

Will Canada let BC off the hook for methane reductions?

This is a watershed moment for the federal government on its climate action plan. It can choose to uphold strong climate solutions or water…Read More

Climate Change / Feb 21, 2019

Alberta’s phony $80 million lost per day

  You’d probably have to be living under a rock to have missed the $30 million ad campaign being blasted everywhere right now by…Read More

Climate Change / Feb 14, 2019

Oil companies don’t care about you or the planet

You have to wonder how oil executives sleep at night. Two recent media stories clearly show that Big Oil is willing to sacrifice the…Read More

Climate Change / Dec 11, 2018

As the climate crisis looms, why does Canadian oil and gas think it can keep expanding?

Expanding oil and gas production is undermining Canada’s ability to be a climate leader. And oil executives are successfully weakening and delaying Canadian climate…Read More

Climate Change / Oct 23, 2018

Canada's carbon tax announcement is a win for the climate: Provinces can’t opt out of saving the planet

  Canada is now one step closer to having polluters across the country pay for their carbon emissions. In the face of opposition from…Read More