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Environment/Climate Change

September 10, 2008

Vancouver conference promoting genetically engineered trees for fuel

August 11, 2008

Pembina Responds to Harper and Layton on Carbon Tax Comments

July 18, 2008

This week provincial premiers met in Quebec City to discuss, among other things, climate change strategies.

June 25, 2008

As Brazilian sugar cane feeds the biofuel industry, it takes its toll on its labourers.

June 16, 2008

The Bonn session of the United Nations climate negotiations closed today with some new ideas on the table but only marginal progress towards a climate change deal,

May 28, 2008

This green social networking site develop by NBU's Peter Corbyn, is an opportunity for components to engage members with others from across Canada.

May 27, 2008

The Encyclopedia of Earth (EOE) adds a collection of reports from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, articles, FAQs, and links galore to their educational website.

May 23, 2008

Organized by the Ontario Power Authority, the goals of ECW include awareness raising and taking action to reduce energy consumption and pollution – particularly during electricity peak periods.

May 6, 2008

The United Nations is now investigating Canada for failing to set up a simple greenhouse gas accounting mechanism. Yesterday the United Nations announced that Canada will be formally investigated on non-compliance for failing to set up a greenhouse gas registry.

April 22, 2008

Happy Earth Day Ontario!

Media Release from the Canadian Environmental Law Association