Sep 29, 2016 / Climate Change

We can quickly shut down coal-fired power plants

With the federal and provincial governments set to release a pan-Canadian climate strategy in the next month or two, there are a number of…Read More

Sep 27, 2016 / Clean Economy / Climate Change

We need more, not less, green energy

The Ontario government caught everyone by surprise when it announced the suspension of plans to procure more wind and solar power. Ontario has shown…Read More

Sep 26, 2016 / Climate Change

Canada Needs Climate Leadership, Not Kinder Morgan

The federal government might be about to break another promise. The clock is ticking down toward a December deadline for a Cabinet decision on…Read More

Sep 22, 2016 / Climate Change

Prime Minister Trudeau adopting former federal government’s weak carbon reduction targets

The past week was not good news for Canadians who want to see our country show climate leadership. Though Canada championed the Paris Agreement…Read More

Sep 09, 2016 / Clean Economy / Climate Change

The “world’s dumbest policy”: Canada should quickly end fossil fuel subsidies

Earlier this week, the G20 summit wrapped up in China without further progress on getting rid of the “world’s dumbest policy.” That’s how Bloomberg…Read More

Sep 01, 2016 / Climate Change

Civil society groups urge Prime Minister Trudeau to phase out fossil fuel subsidies in open letter

Dear Prime Minister Trudeau, We call on your government to commit to ending Canada’s fossil fuel subsidies by 2020, as a strong show of…Read More

Aug 31, 2016 / Climate Change

Time to pull the plug on the NEB’s Botched Energy East Review

That certainly didn’t take long. Just three weeks into the 21-month review of TransCanada’s Energy East pipeline proposal, the National Energy Board (NEB) has…Read More

Aug 29, 2016 / Climate Change

Time for a Reboot: Let’s Restore and Strengthen Canada’s Environmental Laws

After years of protests, court challenges, and lost public confidence, it’s time for a reboot. I’m not talking about the ‘90s animated, futuristic YTV…Read More

Aug 29, 2016 / Clean Economy / Climate Change

Fueling the Future of Transport

Imagine your car is absolutely silent, and that you actually have to install sound so you don’t sneak up on unsuspecting pedestrians. Envision that…Read More

Aug 24, 2016 / Climate Change

West Coast Update: B.C. Overwhelmingly Opposes Trans Mountain pipeline

It’s not just Gord Downie and The Tragically Hip bringing Canadians together from coast to coast this August. Opposition to tar sands pipelines is…Read More