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    2013 in review: No platitudes, please

    Ray Grigg’s 2013 review: No platitudes, please

    Ray Grigg offers a sobering review of the past year and the relatively few glimmers of hope amid the massive collective challenges facing humanity and the planet.


    Atlantic Canada faces climate consequences for our energy choices

    Atlantic Canada faces climate consequences for our energy choices

    According to the latest IPCC report, Atlantic Canada faces real risks if climate change is left unchecked, with more severe storms, surging tides, flooding and widespread coastal erosion.



    Typhoon Haiyan tragedy shows urgency of Warsaw climate summit

    Typhoon Haiyan tragedy shows urgency of Warsaw climate summit

    The Typhoon Haiyan tragedy in the Philippines provides a timely reminder for our political leaders of the urgency for global action on climate change, on the eve of the latest climate summit in Warsaw, Poland.


    World Energy Report 2013 - Executive Summary

    World Energy Outlook 2013 – Executive Summary

    The International Energy Agency's authoritative World Energy Outlook provides an analysis of global energy markets highlighting the world's energy and environmental challenges.



    David Suzuki on right wing media's War on Science

    David Suzuki on right wing media’s War on Science

    It’s sad to see so much of our media and governance in such a sorry state that we can’t even expect rational discussion of critical issues such as climate change and energy policy.


    Wildrose leader Smith admits climate change real, human-caused

    Wildrose leader Smith admits climate change real, human-caused

    Alberta Wildrose Leader Danielle Smith, under fire by critics as a climate change denier, announced Friday she now believes climate change exists and that mankind is at least partially to blame.



    Why Story of Climate Change Fails to Capture Public's Interest

    IPCC report shows action on climate change is critical

    Working to cut global warming pollution and create clean, renewable energy solutions would allow us to use our remaining fossil fuel reserves more wisely and create lasting economic opportunities.


    Climate Change will hit Canada harder - international report

    Climate Change will hit Canada harder: international report

    The latest international report on climate change confirms that global warming is amplified in Canada and the trend is going to continue, the David Suzuki Foundation said Monday.



    Harper government claims to be a leader on climate change action

    Harper government claims to be leader on climate change action

    The Harper government responded to a new report confirming man-made climate change by claiming leadership on the issue and attacking its political opponents - yet it still refuses to price carbon.


    International panel- Climate change 'extremely likely' man-made

    Panel: Climate change ‘extremely likely’ man-made

    Scientists can now say with extreme confidence that human activity is the dominant cause of the climate change observed since the 1950s, a new report by an international scientific group said Friday.