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Why concerns over carbon pricing are misplaced - Macleans.ca

Most Canadians believe action should be taken on climate change, and of all the options available, carbon pricing comes with the lowest economic costs

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http://www.macleans.ca/economy/economicanalysis/why-concerns-over-carbon-pricing-are-misplaced/

Oklahoma Just Hit Temperatures of 100 Fahrenheit in the Depths of Winter

The Northern Hemisphere is in the depths of winter at the moment, with February usually the coldest month for the United States.

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http://www.sciencealert.com/oklahoma-hit-temperatures-of-100-fahrenheit-in-the-depths-of-winter

UBC sustainable fund to be fossil-fuel free

The University of B.C.’s board of governors on Tuesday decided that part of its endowment fund will be fossil-fuel free. The $10-million Sustainable Futures Fund was created a year ago, when the board of governors rejected a student and faculty-led proposa

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http://vancouversun.com/news/local-news/ubc-sustainable-fund-to-be-fossil-fuel-free

The rise and fall of climate action in BC

It was a decade ago, in the February 13, 2007 Speech from the Throne, when the BC government launched into a frenzy of climate action never before seen in the province. Almost all of the BC government's current "climate leadership" claims – so heavily prom

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http://www.policynote.ca/the-rise-and-fall-of-climate-action-in-bc/

Unusually warm ocean temperatures linked to massive Pacific seabird die-off

A year after tens of thousands of common murres, an abundant North Pacific seabird, starved and washed ashore on beaches from California to Alaska, researchers have pinned the cause to unusually warm ocean temperatures that affected the tiny fish they eat.

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http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/north/north-pacific-bird-deaths-1.3976332

Here's an economic way you can stop oil expansion

Inspired by the success of the divestment movement against apartheid in the 1980s, students are campaigning for fossil fuel divestment.

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http://www.nationalobserver.com/2017/02/08/opinion/heres-economic-way-you-can-stop-oil-expansion

How Trump may spur Canada to up its game on climate change

If you're an American activist pushing for strong action on climate change, these are dark days. But they say hope is not lost, with municipalities, states, provinces and Canada leading the way.

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http://www.nationalobserver.com/2017/02/07/news/how-trump-may-spur-canada-its-game-climate-change

Alberta solar industry stuck in limbo

There could be layoffs in Alberta's solar-panel industry because customers are waiting until the government unveils its incentive program.

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http://www.cbc.ca/news/business/solar-alberta-phillips-1.3969618

Alberta unveils grants for climate change education

The Alberta government is introducing a $600,000 grant program for schools and community groups that want to implement climate change education programs.

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http://www.ctvnews.ca/canada/alberta-unveils-grants-for-climate-change-education-1.3273240

TEDxPearlRiver - Rob Stewart - Sharkwater and Rise Again

Award-winning filmmaker, best known for his film Sharkwater, Rob Stewart was born and raised in Canada. Rob began photographing the underwater world at the tender age of thirteen. By the time he was eighteen, Rob had already became a scuba instructor train

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h4kqxJW0gTo

Climate Change Framework Long On Aspiration, Short On Details

The framework is both comprehensive and ambitious, but will it work in time for Canada to meet its Paris commitment of a 30 per cent reduction in greenhouse gases by 2030? To answer this question, we need to look more closely at some of the key elements of

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http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/geoff-stiles/climate-change-framework_b_14522018.html

Support John’s climate plan.

Let’s invest in green jobs and tax breaks for families, not millionaires.

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https://act.bcndp.ca/climate-plan

BC NDP’s John Horgan charts a new green path

It only received scant media attention but the speech recently given by NDP leader John Horgan on climate change could prove to be a groundbreaking moment for his party and for B.C. politics as a whole.

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http://globalnews.ca/news/3220692/bc-ndps-john-horgan-charts-a-new-green-path/

BALDREY: NDP’s Horgan charts a new green path

It only received scant media attention but the speech recently given by NDP leader John Horgan on climate change could prove to be a groundbreaking moment for his party and for B.C. politics as a . . .

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http://www.nsnews.com/opinion/columnists/baldrey-ndp-s-horgan-charts-a-new-green-path-1.9711443

TransformTO Talks: Nurses speak up for carbon reduction and health

Kim Jarvi is Senior Economist in the Policy Department at the Registered Nurses’ Association of Ontario (RNAO). His focus includes environmental, economic, and health policy. Kim sits on the advisory group of the City of Toronto and TAF project, TransformT

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http://taf.ca/transformto-talks-nurses-speak-carbon-reduction-health/

Trudeau, reject Trump’s climate denial

Donald Trump just signed executive orders to resurrect the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline and the Dakota Access fracked gas pipeline. This is part of a series of unjust decisions that Trump has made since his inauguration. Enough is enough. The majority of

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http://act.350.org/sign/trudeau-reject-trump

Trudeau cabinet welcomes Trump's Keystone XL decision

Liberal cabinet ministers assembled in Calgary for a retreat welcomed the U.S. president's decision on Keystone XL Tuesday, calling his executive order a boon for Canadian jobs and government coffers.

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http://www.cbc.ca/news/politics/trudeau-cabinet-keystone-xl-1.3949754

Ocean Man oil spill odour detected a week ago, chief says

Ocean Man First Nation Chief Connie Big Eagle says a member of the band, who has worked in the oil industry most of his adult life, had been smelling a strange odour for approximately a week. An oil spill was discovered on Friday, the provincial government

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http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/saskatchewan/ocean-man-oil-spill-1.3949262

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