Climate & Clean Energy archives

  • Photo: Red-faced over climate change?

    Red-faced over climate change?

    November 23, 2009

    More than three-quarters of Canadians are ashamed that the country hasn't taken a leadership role on reducing greenhouse-gas emissions, according to a new survey. More »

  • Photo: Wisdom from our elders

    Wisdom from our elders

    November 17, 2009

    More than 200 senior citizens gathered at the Vancouver Public Library on Nov. 10 to turn their concern about climate change into real action. As participants of the David Suzuki... More »

  • Photo: Guest Post: Open-source collaboration

    Guest Post: Open-source collaboration

    November 16, 2009

    In the non-profit world, there are two kinds of organizations: top-down and bottom-up. Most of the household name brands that you and I recognize are top-down. They operate similarly... More »

  • Photo: It's your call

    It's your call

    November 11, 2009

    If an animated character can call the Prime Minister, you can too. When we call on our community to send in their stories and ideas, we never know what you'll... More »

  • Photo: Cold, northern, oil-exporting country shows climate leadership

    Cold, northern, oil-exporting country shows climate leadership

    October 8, 2009

    No, it's not Canada. But a development here at the climate change talks in Bangkok makes me wonder what is truly keeping Canada from showing the same leadership. More »

  • Photo: Rumours of Kyoto's death have been greatly exaggerated

    Rumours of Kyoto's death have been greatly exaggerated

    October 3, 2009

    The Kyoto Protocol is very much alive. But there are some countries who would like to bury it. In fact, despite Environment Minister Jim Prentice's comments about "turning the page"... More »

  • Photo: UN climate deal

    UN climate deal "doable and wise"

    September 29, 2009

    "It may be difficult, but it is wise, it is necessary, and it is doable." This is the prognosis for success in forging an ambitious, fair, and legally-binding agreement at... More »

  • Photo: Climate week -- will the Prime Minister step up?

    Climate week — will the Prime Minister step up?

    September 21, 2009

    Prime Minister Harper has a tremendous opportunity before him this week. Two meetings will bring together presidents and prime ministers to address global warming. On Tuesday, the Secretary General of... More »

  • Photo: Prentice's greenhouse gas plan

    Prentice's greenhouse gas plan "fair and balanced" — just like Fox News

    September 10, 2009

    I would imagine that the atmosphere in the room was cooler than the planet's when Pipelines Minister Jim Prentice met with Ontario Premier Dalton McGuinty yesterday. Minister Prentice was there... More »

  • Photo: Climate change adaptation not optional

    Climate change adaptation not optional

    August 19, 2009

    It has become clear to anyone following the science of global warming that adapting to climatic changes will be absolutely necessary. Changes have begun and will only become more pronounced... More »