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New poll: Most British Columbians favour banning salmon farms

Read this May 1 Chek story on a new poll conducted by Mainstreet Research, revealing that a majority of British Columbians – especially strong on Vancouver Island – would support banning open net pen Atlantic salmon farms. ...
China's emissions drop, global cleantech boom are grounds for optimism on climate change

China remains top renewable energy market, but US is catching up

Read this May 1 EcoWatch article on China’s continued dominance of the renewable energy market – and the recent growth of the US industry. For the third time in a row, China has placed first on a top 40 ranking of re...

Constitutional expert debunks “National Interest” argument for Kinder Morgan pipeline

Read this April 13 Desmog Canada article on lawyer Jack Woodward’s view that the “National Interest” – often cited as a basis for forcing through the Trans Mountain Pipeline Expansion pipeline – doesn̵...
First Nations show Nancy Greene Raine, Harper govt positive alternative to open net fish farms

Washington State Senate votes to phase out Atlantic salmon farms

  Read this March 2 Seattle Time article on the Washington State Senate’s intense battle over a new bill to phase out Atlantic salmon farms following the escape of as many as 263,000 fish last summer: Atlantic salmon...
NEB shuts down Kinder Morgan pipeline hearing website for 'maintenance'

There is virtually zero Asian demand for Alberta bitumen, new Kinder Morgan analysis reveals

Read this essential analysis from Mitchell Anderson in The Tyee, torpedoing the argument that Alberta needs Kinder Morgan’s Trans Mountain Pipeline Expansion in order to capitalize on pent up Asian demand for its bitumen:...

Seth Klein finds cracks in Site C Dam economics

Check out this January 17, 2018 opinion piece from Seth Klein in The Georgia Straight, debunking the economic argument in favour of building Site C Dam. There is no question that the new B.C. government’s decision to proceed...