May 27, 2020 / Climate Change

Meet Export Development Canada, the secretive crown agency financing the big oil bailout

This is the second in our series of blogs about how governments are bailing out the oil and gas sector during the COVID-19 crisis….Read More


May 25, 2020 / Climate Change

Why bailing out oil and gas is a bad recovery strategy for Canada

Last week, the world’s largest sovereign wealth fund was the latest financial institution to split away from Canadian oil companies – citing their unacceptable…Read More


Jan 14, 2020 / Climate Change

8 Reasons To Reject Teck’s Massive New Tar Sands Mine

As the new decade starts, the federal government is facing an important test of its resolve on climate action: whether to approve or reject…Read More


Dec 10, 2019 / Climate Change

With the arrival of Ministers today, will we see more ambition at this year’s UN climate talks?

As a newbie to the UN climate negotiations, I entered COP25 (the 25 Conference of the Parties) last week bright-eyed and full of hope….Read More


Sep 05, 2019 / Climate Change

A just transition is possible - but Canada keeps subsidizing oil companies

How often do you think about the future you’d like to see? When I imagine this future, I see thriving communities that prioritize people…Read More


Jun 27, 2019 / Climate Change

We stopped the oil and gas industry from gutting Canada’s environmental laws!

With the passage of Bill C-69 last week, the federal government has fulfilled its commitment to update the broken environmental assessment regime that has…Read More


May 01, 2019 / Climate Change

Faced with record floods, Ontario cuts flood prevention programs

I spent the weekend laying down sandbags to protect the homes of my neighbours from the flooding caused by record-breaking rainfalls in the Ottawa…Read More


Apr 15, 2019 / Climate Change

What Canadians stand to lose if the Senate guts Bill C-69

This month, the Senate is doing something they very rarely do – they’re on tour. Bill C-69 is a much-needed bill that will strengthen…Read More