climate change

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We asked a business person, a doctor and a high school teacher to explain why putting a price a carbon pollution is good for the environment and for Canadians... more
climate change
Clean Energy
Carbon Tax
A few days ago, a stunning 1.4 million children walked out of class in 2,233 cities and towns in 128 countries to protest lack of action by governments,... more
climate change
Greta Thunberg
I am profoundly concerned by the proliferation of "fake news" on climate change in Canada. By making this a wedge issue, conservatives have moved public... more
climate change
Canadians can see and feel the effects of climate change—from forest fires to floods that threaten our homes, to pollution that threatens our kids’ health.... more
Prince Edward Island is not an island. By geographic accident, it does find itself surrounded by water. But in a broader sense, PEI’s maritime isolation is... more
SNC-Lavalin scandal
carbon emissions
putting a price on carbon
National Unity
green jobs
climate change
Three Canadian oilpatch giants say they had nothing to do with a campaign to weaken car emissions rules backed by a U.S. trade group to which they belong. In... more
Alberta Oilsands
Energy Sector
climate change
When I raised my concerns, I wasn’t seeking to single anyone out (on the contrary, I sought to have the entire list of potential public board members sent back... more
public transit
climate change
Gender Equality
(Ottawa) – Today, Jim Watson presented the draft 2019 City of Ottawa budget. The most notable aspect of this budget is what it did not say. In Jim Watson’s... more
Mayor Jim Watson
City of Ottawa
2019 Municipal Budget
Ecology Ottawa
climate change
To Unist’ot’en Camp, Land defenders in Wet’suwet’en territory,   On January 7th, 2019 we watched, infuriated as a militarized RCMP forced the removal of 14... more
The Canadian Chamber of Commerce says the business community in Canada is solidly backing carbon pricing as the way for it to "play its part in the fight... more
By Anonymous
December 18, 2018
As Ontario turns its back on hundreds of renewable energy contracts, the province at the heart of Canada's oilpatch appears to be going in a different... more
climate change
Energy Sector
The president of Alberta’s fossil fuel industry regulator will resign in January, after the organization publicly apologized for the alarm caused by its $260-... more
climate change
Alberta Oil Sands
THE SCALE OF THE CLIMATE ISSUE Eighty percent of Canadians believe climate change is a very big or moderately big problem today. Only one in five say it is a... more
climate change
“Premier Ford’s anti-climate agenda is bad for the environment and bad for business. And today we learned that the Premier’s reckless actions are a $3 billion... more
Doug Ford
Green Party of Ontario
Mr. Speaker, it is an honour to stand here today and I acknowledge we are on the traditional territory of the Algonquin peoples. To them I say meegwetch.

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climate change
Canadian politics
Green Party of Canada
Elizabeth May