Prime Minister Justin Trudeau jumped on buying an aging, climate-destroying pipeline, but has shrugged and shown no interest in using taxpayer dollars to create a Canadian-owned automaker.
Any real comparison between oil sands and lithium batteries shows that oil sands products, from extracting and processing to transporting and burning, are by far the most destructive.
Bans on gas-fueled cars loom as lawmakers try to meet climate pledges. Ready or not, e-cars are here now.
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Privilege and power versus the struggles of, and racism against, Indigenous peoples the world over, and the future of EV vehicles in Canada.
One of the speakers at a talk on dematerialization told "the parable of the Prius" to illustrate Jevon's paradox that efficiency gains do not necessarily reduce energy consumption.
What needs to be done to make it succeed.
Zero emissions cars look to solve the problem of growing carbon emissions in a society that is obsessed with cars as a prime form of transport. In reality, it is more complex, though still desirable.
During the State of the Union address earlier this week, U.S. President Barack Obama spoke at length about clean energy, with nary a mention of climate change.