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Help Best Buy get out of ancient forests

Today Greenpeace released a report exposing Best Buy, the giant electronics retailer, for fueling destruction in Canada’s Boreal Forest. Our report reveals the company is sourcing an incredible 100 million pounds of paper every year to produce throw-away flyers from the world’s last great forest.
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14,000 Protest Nuclear Waste Shipments in Germany

Blog entry by Shawn Patrick Stensil | November 9, 2008 1 comment

Over Germany 14,000 protesters stopped the delivery of radioactive waste from France to a dump in Gorleben Germany yesterday for twelve hours.  One activist told reporters: " "This is a strong sign of the renaissance of the...

Bruce Reactor Refit Delayed

Blog entry by Shawn Patrick Stensil | November 7, 2008

Bruce Power's attempt at refitting the two Bruce A reactors is going to be delayed by at least three months, reports the Toronto Star today.    In February, Bruce Power had to admit that the project was already $300 - 600 million...

Minister Smitherman Misses Opportunity to Support Green Power

Blog entry by Shawn Patrick Stensil | November 6, 2008 4 comments

Yesterday Greenpeace released a report, Better Never than Late , outlining the financial and environmental threats of proceeding with the McGuinty government's nuclear electricity plan.  The report recommends the government start to...

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