Jul 23, 2021 / Climate Change / Movement Building

$3.5 million and 2 years to serve up a farcical attack on Canadians’ rights to protect the environment and our future

Soon Commissioner Steve Allan will submit to the Alberta government his final report of the “The Public Inquiry into Anti-Alberta Energy Campaigns”. We’ve read…Read More

Jul 06, 2021 / Climate Change

Canadian governments have spent $23 billion on fossil fuel pipelines since 2018

In a climate emergency, how do you think the federal government should be using public dollars? Solar energy and battery storage come to mind….Read More

Jun 29, 2021 / Climate Change

Three reasons you - yes, you - should care about Canada setting a stronger climate target

On a scale of 1 to 10, how excited are you for Canada’s upcoming Nationally Determined Contribution (NDC) announcement? You know, that thrilling moment…Read More

Jun 24, 2021 / Climate Change

Big Oil can’t increase production and pretend it's part of the climate solution

There are an increasing number of companies and countries that are pledging to reach Net Zero carbon emissions–or carbon neutrality–by 2050. That was the…Read More

Jun 21, 2021 / Climate Change

A safe future for people and the the planet means immediately stopping fossil fuel expansion

In a remarkable new report, the International Energy Agency (IEA) finds that in order to limit warming to 1.5 degrees–the goal of the Paris…Read More

Jun 17, 2021 / Climate Change

Car Wars: SUVs vs EVs (A new hope?)

If you’re someone who gets charged up about electric vehicles (EVs), it’s an exciting time. It seems that a new announcement is made practically…Read More

Jun 14, 2021 / Climate Change

Scotiabank Doesn’t Just Fund Billions In Fossil Fuels – It Funds Anti-Climate Lobbying

Canada’s big five banks are deservedly feeling more heat lately about their funding of fossil fuels. They are among the worst in the world,…Read More

May 18, 2021 / Climate Change

Shell keeps hiding behind Canada’s Big Oil lobby

Shell Canada says it really cares about climate action. No really. It keeps telling us how much it cares so it really must. And…Read More

Why Ontario needs to stop burning polluting gas for electricity

You’ve probably heard about Ontario’s clean, low-carbon grid. The decision to ditch coal was the biggest single action of its time to cut carbon…Read More

May 13, 2021 / Protecting Ontario’s environment

Is Highway 413 dead, or just on snooze?

Great news: On May 3rd, the federal government announced they were stepping in to perform a thorough environmental assessment of the proposed Highway 413…Read More