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Inuit community turns to solar for sustainable energy in the North

Inuit community turns to solar for sustainable energy in the North

As a new report highlights solar’s potential in the Arctic, northern communities are looking for renewable alternatives to fossil fuels.

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Lawyers say two board members for Energy East pipeline review are biased

Lawyers say two board members for Energy East pipeline review are biased

Conservation groups urge compromised Board members to step down from the National Energy Board panel for the Energy East pipeline.

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Feds must take action to ensure safer oil-by-rail facilities

Feds must take action to ensure safer oil-by-rail facilities

Community groups call on federal Minister of Environment and Climate Change to require environmental assessments of oil-by-rail terminals.

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Pipeline panel hears resounding NO from public

Pipeline panel hears resounding NO from public

Conservation groups, First Nations and other local communities complain that pipeline meetings are poorly advertised.

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Court ruling shuts door on Enbridge’s Northern Gateway pipeline

Court ruling shuts door on Enbridge’s Northern Gateway pipeline

Landmark court decision strikes down the federal government’s approval of Enbridge’s controversial pipeline project.

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Supreme Court of Canada to hear case on Yukon’s Peel Watershed

Supreme Court of Canada to hear case on Yukon’s Peel Watershed

The high-profile case will be heard in Ottawa after leave to appeal to the Supreme Court of Canada was submitted by local First Nations.

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BC businesses join call for a stronger carbon tax

BC businesses join call for a stronger carbon tax

In an open letter to BC Premier Christy Clark, businesses and conservation groups argue that reducing carbon will benefit the economy.

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Art installation on Vancouver seawall calls out Canada’s climate inaction

Art installation on Vancouver seawall calls out Canada’s climate inaction

The #SeaLevelUprising art project sends message to leaders during First Ministers’ Meeting.

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UN submission highlights Site C Dam’s impacts on Indigenous rights, food security

UN submission highlights Site C Dam’s impacts on Indigenous rights, food security

Conservation groups urge Canada to review a UN submission highlighting human rights and food security impacts of B.C.’s Site C dam.

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Putting conservation on the menu at the Obama-Trudeau State Dinner

Putting conservation on the menu at the Obama-Trudeau State Dinner

Conservation groups from both sides of the border urge Obama and Trudeau to protect the trans-border Flathead River Valley.

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