Power Summer Prairie, July 15 – 17

Power Summer Prairie is a 3 day training camp for young people from across the Prairies concerned about climate change and other environmental issues.

Power Summer Prairie, July 15 – 17

Power Summer Prairie is a 3 day training camp for young people from across the Prairies concerned about climate change and other environmental issues.

New CCC publication: Climate vs. Weather

Despite the planet’s warming climate, recently it has been rather cold in southern Manitoba. People often assume that just because the weather is now frigid, or since we had a relatively cool summer, that global warming is definitely not a problem anymore. Climate Change Connection has created a new pamphlet Hot Topic: Climate vs. Weather to address this issue by clearly distinguishing the difference between weather and climate.

Read the writing on the wall

A few weeks ago, I did some junk science ? as the Bush/Harper people used to call studies about global warming. Rick Salutin’s take on global warming…

UN climate conference opens in Nairobi

Facing rising temperatures and flagging efforts to control greenhouse gases, thousands of delegates from around the world opened a UN conference Monday on next steps to ward off the worst effects of climate change.

No Clean Air Act, yet

The proposed Clean Air Act at best contributes little to reducing air pollution and greenhouse gas emissions, and at worst could undermine federal authority and risk being unconstitutional, says a team of environmental lawyers.

Greenhouse Gas Emitters Exposed

As the federal government rolls out its clean air and climate change package, Environmental Defence and the Canadian Environmental Law Association have released the most comprehensive publicly accessible online ranking and tracking of large industrial greenhouse gas emitters across Canada .

PM plans ‘intensity’ alternative to Kyoto

Prime Minister Stephen Harper said Tuesday that greenhouse-gas targets in the federal government’s new environmental policy will be ?intensity-based,? a system that effectively scuttles Canada’s commitments under the Kyoto Protocol.