Alberta’s phony $80 million lost per day

Feb 21, 2019 by Dale Marshall (National Program Manager)

Categories: Climate Change, Environmental Defence

  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


They make billions in profits and yet corporate subsidies continue

Feb 21, 2019 by Joshua Buck (Alberta Program Manager)

Categories: Climate Change, Fossil Fuel Subsidies

The oil and gas industry is alive and well in Alberta despite what you may have read. Oil companies in Alberta reaped billions in…Read More


Oil companies don’t care about you or the planet

Feb 14, 2019 by Dale Marshall (National Program Manager)

Categories: Climate Change

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


LRT is great, paying for it with the carbon levy is better!

Feb 06, 2019 by Joshua Buck (Alberta Program Manager)

Categories: Climate Change

Light rail transportation (LRT) is an excellent choice for Alberta’s sprawling cities to move people around quickly and cleanly. Light rail replaces cars on…Read More


Why we’re going to court over carbon pricing

Feb 05, 2019 by Sarah Buchanan (Program Manager, Clean Economy)

Categories: Clean Economy, Climate Change

  Ontario and Saskatchewan are investing millions of public dollars into a legal battle to block the federal government from implementing a Nobel-prize-winning policy…Read More


Polluter pay or walk away?

Jan 31, 2019 by Joshua Buck (Alberta Program Manager)

Categories: Climate Change

The Supreme Court of Canada has a made an important  ruling on a case that pitted the health of the environment against banks. The…Read More


Four ways cars are getting more climate-friendly

Jan 09, 2019 by Sarah Buchanan (Program Manager, Clean Economy)

Categories: Clean Economy, Climate Change

  Driving creates a lot more carbon pollution than you think. On top of releasing harmful emissions like nitrogen oxides that increase respiratory ailments…Read More


The oil industry says it doesn’t want subsidies. For once, we agree!

Dec 21, 2018 by Patrick DeRochie (Program Manager, Climate & Energy)

Categories: Climate Change, Fossil Fuel Subsidies

Tis the season for giving and gratitude, so what was the response from oil and gas executives and their political allies to yesterday’s announcement…Read More


The Future is Wind

Dec 19, 2018 by Joshua Buck (Alberta Program Manager)

Categories: Climate Change

Great News! Alberta’s recent auction for wind power has shown once again that renewables are the cheapest form of new power generation. Alberta is…Read More


Come on Alberta, we can do better!

Dec 14, 2018 by Joshua Buck (Alberta Program Manager)

Categories: Climate Change

Alberta, we need to talk. We have an invisible, odorless, and valuable gas that we are just allowing to escape into the atmosphere, where…Read More