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  • 823 pipeline failures in Alberta in 2007

    Blogpost by JessieS - July 18, 2008 at 16:10 2 comments

    Transcanada's Keystone Pipeline is underway to take 590 000 barrels per day (bpd) from Alberta down south to the U.S. Midwest by 2009. The company has just said that its is going forth with a $7million expansion to ship 300 000 bpd from the Midwest to... Read more >

  • Alberta government's $4B Climate Sham

    Blogpost by JessieS - July 15, 2008 at 15:39 4 comments

    The Alberta government has a new billion dollar plan all right, but it’s not a climate change plan, it’s a PR plan to attempt to distract Albertans from the real issues facing us today- the main one being the Alberta tar sands.

    The Alberta government... Read more >

  • Safe to go in the water?

    Blogpost by Josh Brandon - July 9, 2008 at 13:16 2 comments

    Once again, toxic algae blooms are causing havoc of Canadian waterways. A new Greenpeace report finds that agriculture is largely to blame. Pollution from livestock farms and excess use of fertilizers are the big contributers. Read the report: Dead... Read more >

  • Opposition to Uranium Mining

    Blogpost by Shawn Patrick Stensil - July 8, 2008 at 9:38 5 comments

    There’s been a media frenzy this week over Cameco’s purchase of 550 tonnes of uranium or “yellowcake” from Iraq. Aside from highlighting the link between nuclear power and the nuclear weapons proliferation, the import of Saddam’s uranium to Port Ho... Read more >

  • Percy Schmeiser in BC

    Blogpost by Josh Brandon - July 3, 2008 at 15:37 3 comments

    The Saskatchewan farmer who took on Monsanto is coming to BC to carry on his fight against genetically engineered foods. Greenpeace and the Society for a Genetically Engineered (GE) Free BC are kicking off a province-wide speaking tour in Vancouver t...

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