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It’s time to say yes to people, no to oil

This Tuesday, an unprecedented journey started on the shores of Vancouver. For the first time ever, six people from as many First Nations set sail on board the Greenpeace ship MY Esperanza to Haida Gwaii, to help connect coastal communities opposing pipelines and super tankers to the seven-million-strong global movement against Arctic oil drilling.
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Another Warning for Ontario

Blog entry by Shawn Patrick Stensil | May 6, 2009

Another warning today from across the pond that the Ontario government should dump its plans to buy a new prototype reactor.  A leaked memo from the Finnish nuclear regulator reveals that it may halt the construction of AREVA’s...

Out of Sight, Out of Mind

Blog entry by Anil Kanji | May 5, 2009 2 comments

When I look around our province and see what is happening to it, I cringe.  I see a rampant rush to exploit our unrenewable natural resources for economic gain, with negligble thought put into any of the consequences to our natural or...

We need an Energy [R]evolution

Blog entry by Anil Kanji | April 30, 2009

As a signatory to the Kyoto Protocol, Canada publishes a yearly inventory of human-induced greenhouse gases.  The 2007 inventory, released yesterday, is, in a word, sobering.  Greenhouse gas emissions increased by 4% from the...

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