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Paul Weinberg | Power outages kill Gazan hospital patients. Canadian doctors have a plan to help: solar.
Blog
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Stephen Kimber | Once you get past NSP's all-purpose failure-to-communicate confusion and beyond its blame-the-customer bafflegab, here is what you won't find in the power company's 173-page review.
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Nick Fillmore | What are the pros and cons of Earth Hour? Organizers say the event is celebrated by 'millions' of people. Even if this is true, is it actually increasing awareness and 'saving' on electricity?
Columnists
Ralph Surette | The Nova Scotia Liberal party needs to break its election promise to reduce power bills in order to actually increase energy efficiency through 'customer-funded energy efficiency programs.'
Columnists
Ralph Surette | Remember natural gas? It was going to take us to the Promised Land. For 30 years after its discovery near Sable Island, a half-dozen premiers drooled at the thought.
Podcast
Redeye
Jane Williams | A conference on March 10-11 explores the repercussions of the disaster at the Fukushima nuclear reactor. We ask Arnie Gundersen what we know and what we are not being told.
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Alberta NDP Leader Brian Mason
David J. Climenhaga | Very large numbers of Albertans are furious about skyrocketing electricity prices, and they blame the Conservatives.
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Marc Lee | This summer I put our household through an energy efficiency retrofit. I was working on a paper on energy efficiency, and then the B.C. and federal governments announced funding for retrofit programs.
Blog
Marc Lee | A notice in my mailbox last week told me that smart meters are going to be installed in my neighbourhood. As an economist, I'm interested in costs and benefits of the program.
Podcast
Redeye
Manuel Schulte | A new report on BC Hydro by a panel of government appointees recommends that the utility reduce a planned rate increase and cut 1,000 jobs.
Blog
Marc Lee | When the B.C. government announced new funding for its energy efficiency program, and then the feds announced new funding for the ecoENERGY program, I decided to put my house to the test.
Podcast
Redeye
Lorraine Chisholm | Redeye asked John Calvert what's behind the huge increases in the cost of electricity in British Columbia. Calvert is the author of Liquid Gold: Energy Privatization in B.C.