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 Energy and Resources
Fraser Surrey Docks-Metro has no right to regulate air quality

Fraser Surrey Docks: Metro has no right to regulate air quality

Should Metro Vancouver be able to protect citizens from the health impacts of coal and other goods shipped through our ports? Fraser Surrey Docks is arguing "no" in court.
Rafe-with fracking, tankers world-class safety is just a weasel word
Vaughan Palmer-BC LNG looks dicey as Asian LNG prices plunge
 
 WATER
Under Liberals, big projects often double in cost

Under BC Liberals, big projects often double in cost…Why would Site C Dam be any different?

While the fast ferries scandal sank the NDP, the BC Liberals boast a much bigger list of fiscal fiascos...Why would the projected $8 Billion Site C Dam be any different?
Site C Dam threatens BC's credit rating- Hudson's Hope Mayor, Council
Site C Dam-Fort St. John businessman isn't buying economic promises
 
 Oceans
Orcas face triple threat - Vessel noise, pollution, lack of food

Orcas face triple threat: Vessel noise, pollution, lack of food

Triple threats of pollution, vessel noise and lack of food are making it hard for southern orcas to grow beyond an estimated population of 80, says a decade-long US study.
Bloomberg--Farmed-salmon-a-risky-bet-for-environment,-investment
Chief Bob Chamberlin of the Kwicksutaineuk-ah-kwaw-ah-mish First Nation in BC's Broughton Archipelago.
 
 Climate Change
The Economist-The enormous cost of ignoring climate change

The Economist calculates the enormous cost of ignoring climate change

From billions in coastal property damage to the effects of extreme weather on food production and the heat on productivity, The Economist calculates the cost of ignoring climate change.
World Bank-Battling climate change would grow economy
Michael Bloomberg, Hank Paulson tally cost of climate change