fossil fuels

Jul 21, 2020
Atlas Coal Mine, near Drumheller, Alberta. Image: Heidi G/Flickr

Coal power should be relegated to the ash heap of history

David Suzuki
More and better jobs could be created by facilitating clean tech and renewable energy industries than relying on outdated, destructive energy sources that the world has agreed must be phased out.
Apr 28, 2020
Image: Paul Lowry/Flickr

Crisis brings out our best, but we must remain vigilant

David Suzuki
Supporting workers in hard-hit occupations is necessary, but spending billions to prop up polluting industries that are no longer profitable and aren't likely to be soon is counterproductive.
Feb 4, 2020
Image: Project LM/Flickr

What do we do when our home is on fire?

David Suzuki
As Greta Thunberg warns, our home is on fire. But politicians and industry keep expanding fossil fuel development, trying to cash in before markets fall in the face of alternatives and climate chaos.
Jan 8, 2020
Image: Socialist Appeal/Flickr

A 2020 vision for climate action

David Suzuki
If we had political leaders willing to act with the urgency the scientific evidence shows is necessary, curbing climate breakdown would still be a challenge this late in the game, but we could do it.
Dec 8, 2019
Image: Jason Kenney/Facebook

Jason Kenney protests Alberta's downgraded credit rating

David J. Climenhaga
The Alberta premier has just added Moody's Investor Service to his growing list of public enemies, moments after it downgraded the province's credit rating for its dependence on fossil fuels.


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