Nov 20, 2014 / Clean Economy

Canada feeling the pressure from world leaders on climate change

Over the past week, two significant international meetings have increased the pressure on Canada to do more on climate change. The diplomatic arm-twisting has…Read More


Nov 05, 2014 / Clean Economy

Investing in the dirtiest, most expensive oil carries financial risks

Lately, we’ve been hearing more and more about the risky nature of investing in the tar sands. That’s not surprising given how expensive it…Read More


Nov 03, 2014 / Clean Economy

New scientific report on climate change: Hard to believe it made me feel hopeful

The world’s leading authority on climate change just released its scientific assessment of global climate change. The report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate…Read More


Oct 07, 2014 / Clean Economy

Environment Commissioner’s report: Canada is failing its own objective to undertake responsible energy development

Today, Canada’s Environment Commissioner released a report that shows that the federal government continues to allow risky and irresponsible energy development at the expense…Read More


Sep 23, 2014 / Clean Economy

Canada is bringing a knife to a gun fight on climate change

Today world leaders are meeting in New York to discuss the fight against climate change. Over 120 heads of state have accepted U.N. Secretary…Read More


Sep 18, 2014 / Clean Economy

Far from harmonized: Canada fails to match U.S. actions on climate change

Less than 24 hours after President Barack Obama won the presidency back in 2008, several of Prime Minister Harper’s ministers stated that Canada would…Read More


Aug 13, 2014 / Toxics

NAFTA takes notice: Canada is ignoring its own environmental laws

How long can an industry and a government completely disregard a nation’s laws that are intended to protect that country’s citizens? That’s the question…Read More