Climate & Clean Energy archives

  • Photo: China's climate commitment

    China's climate commitment

    December 16, 2015

    Reactions around the world to the Paris UN climate agreement last week ranged from cheers to comments decrying the focus on promises and lack of action. The same can be said about reactions to China's commitment to the Paris Agreement. More »

  • Photo: Your questions about the UN climate conference answered

    Your questions about the UN climate conference answered

    December 9, 2015

    The goal of the UN negotiations in Paris is to agree on ways countries can co-operate to fight climate change. Some of the major issues being discussed are human rights,... More »

  • Photo: Inside look at the UN climate conference

    Inside look at the UN climate conference

    December 1, 2015

    COP21 may not be the first or the last UN conference on climate change. But it's shaping up to be one of the most pivotal. Political will and public support are streaming together, which could lead to some real results. More »

  • Photo: The end of coal in Canada?

    The end of coal in Canada?

    November 25, 2015

    The importance of abandoning coal can't be overstated. Going coal-free means protecting Canada's climate, our lakes and our health. More »

  • Photo: Biking and walking in the city

    Biking and walking in the city

    November 23, 2015

    Most Ontarians live in cities and one of the ways to support good physical, mental and social health is to build healthy cities. How cities are organized affects individuals' ability... More »

  • Photo: Winds of change blow across the Prairies

    Winds of change blow across the Prairies

    November 19, 2015

    On November 18, Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall announced that his province has committed to 50 per cent renewable energy by 2030. The province will employ solar, wind and geothermal energy to reduce its reliance on coal and natural gas to produce electricity. More »

  • 24 Hours of Climate Reality: The world is watching, and you can too

    November 11, 2015

    On November 13 and 14, musicians, entertainers, climate experts and activists will come together to build momentum for strong action at the upcoming United Nation climate summit in Paris. The event, 24 Hours of Climate Reality and Live Earth: The World Is Watching, will be hosted by Climate Reality Project chair and former U.S. vice-president Al Gore. More »

  • Photo: Toronto cross-town bike lane could be a game-changer

    Toronto cross-town bike lane could be a game-changer

    November 2, 2015

    This month the David Suzuki Foundation is launching a campaign to have bike lanes built in Ontario cities. It's all part of our effort to help folks spend more time outdoors, reduce traffic congestion, clear the air and cut greenhouse gas emissions. More »

  • Photo: When economists talk climate change: Jeff Rubin on Canada's economic future

    When economists talk climate change: Jeff Rubin on Canada's economic future

    October 13, 2015

    On Wednesday, September 30, a group of reporters, business leaders and David Suzuki Foundation staff were treated to a conversation with renowned economist and author Jeff Rubin at the Foundation's Vancouver office. More »

  • Photo: Fill out the Alberta climate survey and protect your health!

    Fill out the Alberta climate survey and protect your health!

    August 27, 2015

    The Province of Alberta is asking citizens to help fight climate change by filling out a Climate Leadership Survey. Participation takes only a few minutes. By completing it you can help reduce carbon pollution and improve the health of Albertans. More »