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Ontario's first cap and trade auction today: why it matters

The Ontario government's new climate-change plan kicks into high gear today, but the opposition leader is vowing to scrap the program if he wins next year's election.

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http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/toronto/ontario-first-cap-and-trade-auction-quebec-california-1.4034221

It’s cap and trade auction season in Ontario

Spring has sprung, and along with longer days and (hopefully) warmer weather, this year it brings another level of excitement for climate nerds: Ontario's first cap and trade auction is happening t...

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http://www.pembina.org/blog/it-s-cap-and-trade-auction-season-ontario-0

White House: No more $$$ for 'climate change'

Budget boss Mick Mulvaney declares that the Trump administration won't be 'wasting your money' on global warming research.

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http://www.billoreilly.com/video/video-of-the-day?vid=568463346280612275

Fixing the carbon tax: A closer look at the BC NDP's climate plan

The BC NDP unveiled its climate plan in early February, and its key plank is to increase the BC carbon tax from its current $30 per tonne to $50 per tonne by 2022, in line with the new federal floor price on carbon. The carbon tax increase under the BC NDP

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http://www.policynote.ca/fixing-the-carbon-tax/

OPINION: Is it time for the rise of the Greens?

While our two main provincial parties continue to snipe at each other on a daily basis, they both may want to glance over their shoulders at something that may prove to be a significant factor in . . .

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http://www.burnabynow.com/opinion/columnists/opinion-is-it-time-for-the-rise-of-the-greens-1.11692637

Lloydminster gas stations exempted from carbon tax

<p>The new grant program begins April 1 and will cover eligible sales retroactive to Jan. 1, when Alberta’s carbon tax came into effect.</p>

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http://edmontonjournal.com/news/politics/5-million-carbon-tax-grant-program-unveiled-for-lloydminster-gas-stations

Climate Action Now: A Discussion with Gary Holman and George Heyman

Join Gary Holman, BC NDP candidate for Saanich North and the Islands, and Vancouver-Fairview's George Heyman, one of the key architects of the BC NDP Climate Action Plan, for a climate change discussion and information session. We hope you can join us on M

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https://act.bcndp.ca/march-15-climatechange-sni

Alberta announces $36M rebate program for solar panels on homes, businesses

Environment Minister Shannon Phillips says the use of solar panels has doubled since 2015 and the goal is to have new panels on 10,000 Alberta rooftops within three years.

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http://globalnews.ca/news/3276407/alberta-announces-36m-rebate-program-for-solar-panels-on-homes-businesses/

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

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