Clean Economy / Jan 21, 2015

Will action on climate change be one of President Obama’s legacies?

U.S.  President Barack Obama’s State of the Union speech last night prioritized climate change more than any previous State of the Union address by…Read More

Clean Economy / Jan 16, 2015

The Greatest Canadian Migration – the Tar Sands Pipeline (wink)

We all need a good dose of sarcasm from time to time. We know that Canada’s tar sands are no laughing matter. They’re the…Read More

Clean Economy / Jan 15, 2015

Ontario friends: Now is the time to make your voice heard about Energy East

As U.S. President Obama vows to veto a senate attempt to approve Keystone XL, that pipeline is almost certainly looking towards its own demise….Read More

Smart Growth / Jan 12, 2015

Piloting Green Gravel

When we and our partners set out to create a new set of rules to guide socially and environmentally responsible gravel pits and quarries,…Read More

Clean Economy / Jan 12, 2015

New study in Nature confirms tar sands need to stay in the ground

A groundbreaking new study, released last week, puts a further damper on Canada’s tar sands and the industry’s desire to recklessly increase production from…Read More

A look ahead to what could be the green scene in 2015

Updated January 5, 2015: Thank you to NOW Magazine for sharing this story! As 2014 comes to a close, I thought it would be…Read More

Time to celebrate a year of making change in 2014

As we look forward to the holiday season, we also reflect about the past year. We want to say a huge THANK YOU to…Read More

Smart Growth / Dec 22, 2014

Building affordable cities by protecting the Greenbelt

Ontario’s Greenbelt is helping our cities grow in smarter, better ways. It isn’t driving up housing prices, despite what some in the development industry…Read More

Safeguarding Freshwater / Dec 19, 2014

New Canada-Ontario Agreement sets next stage of Great Lakes protection

Today, the Ontario and federal governments signed a new Canada-Ontario Agreement Respecting the Great Lakes Basin System. This agreement is an important mechanism for…Read More

Clean Economy / Dec 11, 2014

(Some) provinces stepping up on climate change

With the complete absence of federal leadership on climate change, it is refreshing and encouraging to see some Canadian provinces stepping into the void….Read More