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Podcast
Mar 9, 2016

Pakistan's solar nuns

WINGS
Sisters Samina Iqbal and Maria Daniel are nuns who install and run solar equipment out of their mission in Faisalabad.
Blog
Aug 12, 2015
Photo: Cameron Strandberg/flickr

Election 2015: Saskatchewan's climate change crucible

Simon Enoch
Saskatchewan's summer has been a snapshot of our climate future, with massive wildfires forcing the evacuation of over 13,000 people. Which federal party has the leadership for a green energy future?
Blog
Jun 3, 2014
Photo: flickr/Frank Kovalchek

Fossil fuels and class politics in British Columbia

Brad Hornick
We are locked into a system that keeps us fossil fuel dependent. B.C. needs to develop an alternative energy economy that meets social and ecological needs and releases the fossil fuel stranglehold.
Blog
Jan 15, 2013
Photo: Ian Britton/Flickr

Next steps for B.C.'s carbon tax in 2013

Marc Lee
B.C.'s carbon tax was introduced in July 2008 at a level of $10 per tonne. Budget 2013 marks a key decision about whether the carbon tax will continue to be increased.
News
Oct 25, 2012
Brigette handing out Tar Sands at the 2011 UN climate conference.

Why I am excited for PowerShift

Brigette DePape
It was because of people who come from the PowerShift movement that I had the idea for the 'Stop Harper' action, and it was because of their support and guidance that I was able to do it.
Podcast
Aug 21, 2012
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Issue 38.4: Ecotourism

Alternatives Podcast
Alternatives Podcast Issue 38.4 on ecotourism -- with Emily Slofstra, Daryn Caister, Joe Pavelka and Dan Kellar.
Columnists
Sep 15, 2011

New initiatives in the green energy sector

Two new projects that are coming to light right now give a great glimpse of the outside-the-box approaches that are bridging the green energy industry's needs for breadth, resilience and financing.
Columnists
Jun 22, 2011

Energy policy after Fukushima

The U.S. should use renewable-energy technology to reduce energy use and, thus, reliance on foreign oil and domestic coal and nuclear. That would be an effective and sane reaction to Fukushima.
Event

National Forum on Clean Energy and Industry

Oct 3, 2014
House of Commons
Room 237-C, Center Block
Ottawa , ON
Canada
45° 26' 26.5308" N, 75° 38' 32.604" W
Ontario CA
Renewable energies and clean technologies in Canada are innovative, create jobs and contribute to environmental protection. Join the conversation and participate in the forum!
Event

Mondo Spider-Zero Emissions

Jan 17, 2010
eatART Lab
577 Great Northern Way
Vancouver , BC
Canada
49° 16' 0.4836" N, 123° 5' 28.842" W
British Columbia CA
The non-profit organization eatART is set to unveil the world's first walking electric vehicle.
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