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BC groups launch legal challenge over coal transport in Fraser River

BC groups launch legal challenge over coal transport in Fraser River

Ecojustice lawyers filed the case on behalf of two local residents and two BC organizations, Voters Taking Action on Climate Change and Communities and Coal.

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Fort Chipewyan unveiling first solar project

Fort Chipewyan unveiling first solar project

Fort Chipewyan looks to the sun for alternative energy sources to Tar Sands oil.

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Australia’s coal slump could be a cautionary tale for Canada

Australia’s coal slump could be a cautionary tale for Canada

Canada and Australia stand together in an ever-dwindling club devoted to the carbon economy.

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Carrier’s Liability: Kinder Morgan’s Achilles Heel

Carrier’s Liability: Kinder Morgan’s Achilles Heel

Once oil leaves the dock, says Kinder Morgan representative, the company is not responsible for tanker spills in BC waters.

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Haida Nation announces legal challenge against Northern Gateway

Haida Nation announces legal challenge against Northern Gateway

Legal team argues the Harper Government decision to conditionally approve the pipeline was unconstitutional.

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Solar Roadways: Great idea or wishful thinking?

Solar Roadways: Great idea or wishful thinking?

Oregon’s innovative highways and the long road to solar success.

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David Suzuki: Lake Huron is no place for a nuclear waste dump

David Suzuki: Lake Huron is no place for a nuclear waste dump

Is dilution really the solution to pollution — especially when it’s nuclear waste that can stay radioactive for 100,000 years?

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Environmental groups challenge federal approval of Northern Gateway in court

Environmental groups challenge federal approval of Northern Gateway in court

Joint Review Panel’s flawed final report cannot be used as basis for federal approval, groups allege.

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Canadian academics call for oil sands moratorium

Canadian academics call for oil sands moratorium

The recent article in the journal Nature urged a moratorium on new developments in Alberta’s oil sands.

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Pipeline approval flies in the face of democracy and global warming

Pipeline approval flies in the face of democracy and global warming

Our choice is between ignoring overwhelming scientific evidence about the human contribution to climate change and pollution or changing our ways and reducing carbon emissions and fossil fuel dependence.

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