Climate Change / Movement Building / Apr 30, 2018

Canada passes first-ever emissions regulations for oil and gas companies

  This is a big deal. For the first time in Canadian history, oil and gas companies will be regulated for their carbon emissions….Read More

Clean Economy / Climate Change / Apr 17, 2018

We can have a strong economy and protect the environment...but not the way the Canadian government is doing it

  Last week we published a report laying out important research from two leading economists showing that Canada can meet or exceed our commitments…Read More

Climate Change / Movement Building / Mar 22, 2018

New study finds methane gas emissions are 15 times higher than reported by industry

  Once again, actual measurements at oil and gas facilities show that methane emissions are being massively underreported New research published today in a…Read More

Clean Economy / Climate Change / Movement Building / Safeguarding Freshwater / Toxics / Feb 26, 2018

We need continued progress on environmental funding in the federal budget

  The upcoming federal budget will be another sign of how seriously the government intends to tackle Canada’s environmental issues – many of which are…Read More

Climate Change / Feb 14, 2018

Did the federal government get its carbon pricing bill right?

Last month the federal government released its draft bill to put a price on carbon across Canada. It’s great that polluters will now have…Read More

Clean Economy / Climate Change / Dec 12, 2017

Hey Canada! Stop giving public money to oil and gas companies

Taking with one hand and giving back with the other. That is increasingly the situation in Canada, where governments are trying to address carbon…Read More

Climate Change / Movement Building / Toxics / Nov 14, 2017

Canada favours tar sands companies over human health

The federal government gives polluters a free pass while it ignores the high cancer rates among some Alberta Indigenous communities. That’s how I’d sum…Read More

Climate Change / Movement Building / Toxics / Nov 02, 2017

Alberta government gives Suncor a free pass on tailings, increases the liability of Albertans

Last week, the Alberta Energy Regular (AER) made a terrible decision that bowed to corporate power rather than protecting the environment and the public…Read More

Climate Change / Movement Building / Toxics / Oct 24, 2017

New research finds that methane emissions can be reduced at little to no cost

The world’s leading energy think tank, the International Energy Agency, (IEA) released some startling findings this week showing that the global oil and gas industry…Read More

Climate Change / Movement Building / Toxics / Oct 18, 2017

New scientific research puts urgency to reducing methane leaks from the oil and gas sector

The research published today in a prestigious scientific journal adds to the mounting evidence that methane emissions from Canada’s oil and gas companies are…Read More