Electric Green #395 Jan 13, 2008


– Federal report calls for carbon tax trading in Canada… CBC
– Scientists restore sight to blind fish… CBC
– Dawson lagoon faces new questions from Yukon environmental reviewers… CBC North
– Hemp heads mainstream… Environmental Defence
– Ontario to cut down clothesline bans… CBC ON

– NS to get tidal energy centre… CBC NS
– SK deserves environmental credit for uranium, premier says… CBC SK
Oilsands producers get failing grade on environment… CBC AB
– Muskrats in sharp decline in PEI… CBC PEI

NWT seeks independent review of caribou counts… CBC North

– WWF and Fairmont join forces to address climate change… WWF

Committee picks site for controversial incinerator… CBC ON
– Agriculture’s climate role demands urgent action:Greenpeace… Greenpeace

Fish farming in BC shows high level of compliance… CBC BC


– Study looks at transportation’s effects on global warming… USA Today
– Super hairy plants could help battle global warming… New Scientist
– Its too early to sell carbon offsets:scientists… ENN
– China bans plastic shopping bags… CBC

– Conservation groups suing US over polar bear listing… CBC North
– Trees, ants need threats to their survival to flourish… CBC
– Britain backs building of new nuclear power plants… CBC
– US delays decision on status of polar bears… CBC North