climate change

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As of Sunday, around 4 million acres have been scorched by wildfires in California, Washington and Oregon. These fires are a reminder that for all our... more
cdnpoli
climate change
Environment
Last week the Ford government released their “preferred route” for a new 400-series highway. The proposed Highway 413 will carve up the Greenbelt. It runs... more
Agriculture
climate change
ONPoli
Last week, I made two alarming discoveries: The federal government has suspended water quality monitoring since the beginning of the pandemic. The federal... more
climate change
cdnpoli
environmental justice
Oil sands
COVID-19 is very much shaping our present, our future and eventually, will describe our past.  This invisible virus will continue to cause grief and fear in... more
cdnpoli
climate change
Green Party of Canada
On May 26, the mayor and a majority on Ottawa City Council voted to dramatically worsen urban sprawl. This was the most important environmental vote this term... more
ottpoli
urban sprawl
climate change
democracy
Governments are preparing for the re-opening of businesses to kick start the economy. The calls for “shovel-ready” projects are already being heard loud and... more
climate change
Economic Development
talent
procurement
federal stimulus
green infrastructure
When I pronounced during a news conference in Ottawa on Wednesday that “Oil is dead,” I expected neither surprise nor outrage. I thought I was just pointing... more
climate change
Oil
cdnpoli
covid-19
While the pandemic marches on, it's another workday at Burnaby Terminal, the oil storage "tank farm" that is being doubled in density as part of the Trans... more
climate change
cdnpoli
bcpoli
Oil
LNG
tar sands
Between the COVID-19 pandemic and the urban boundary dispute, one has to wonder if the City of Ottawa was simply making a show of their climate change... more
climate change
coronavirus
covid-19
Urban Boundary
urban sprawl
Too often health, environmental, economic, and social equity goals are pitched against each other, as though we can never have one without the other. However,... more
Urban Boundary
City of Ottawa
COVID19
Housing
Homelessness
Ottcity
climate change
There have been several misinformation campaigns about the coronavirus that based on conspiracy theories. Nowadays, one needs not only to listen to intelligent... more
Yasser Harrak
fiat currency
surveillance
climate change
A disputed environmental claim publicized by the fossil fuel firms backing a $40-billion liquefied natural gas project in B.C. can be traced back to a lifelong... more
cdnpoli
climate change
Big Oil
Dear Mayor and Council,   During this term of Council you have declared both a Climate Emergency and a Housing and Homelessness Emergency. We applaud these... more
ottpoli
climate change
urban sprawl
We represent a diverse group of academics working at universities and colleges across Canada who can no longer stand by in the face of human-driven climate... more
climate change
cdnpoli
David Suzuki Foundation
The Provincial Governments’ declaration of a pro-nuclear agenda is designed to – generate heat for oilsands production, generate steam production for... more
cdnpoli
ONPoli
nuclear power
climate change

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