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Norwegian Petroleum Museum. Image credit: Delphinidaesy/Flickr
Bruce Campbell | Both Canada and Norway face epic challenges in weaning themselves from petroleum dependence. But Canada is a long way from winding down the oil and gas industry while Norway is a climate leader.
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Alberta Premier Jason Kenney. Image: Government of Alberta/Flickr
Ed Finn | Albertans should not be piling all the liability for their current malaise on the federal government and environmentalists. Their own political leaders should at least shoulder some of the blame.
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Hurricane Sandy from New Jersey Pier. Image: Wikimedia Commons
Penney Kome | Like Norway, NYC divests from oil stock and also sues five oil companies for damages.
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David J. Climenhaga | Maybe higher oil prices will be back soon, but the realities of the market, and the realities of the biosphere, won't be changed by the ideology of capitalism.
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June Chua | Norwegian film organizations and unions have banded together in an international call for help in the case of a Palestinian filmmaker, Mohamed Jabaly, who could be deported Dec. 30.
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Adult Sockeye Salmon encounter a waterfall on their way up-river to spawn.
Dan Lewis | Wild salmon fisheries have all but collapsed in Norway, but it's not too late for B.C. to adopt new technologies to mitigate harmful effects of fish farming.
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David J. Climenhaga | The State of Alaska, which has been following the Fraser Institute's advice on how to run an oil-rich jurisdiction, is now in 'a profound fiscal crisis.'
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Two Norwegian NOFI workers participate in an oil spill clean-up contest
Bruce Campbell | Despite similar economics, political cultures and resources, Canada and Norway are worlds apart when it comes to climate change.
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Karl Nerenberg | Rachel Notley will no doubt be mindful of what happened to the Bob Rae NDP government in Ontario five years after it won a majority victory. But Notley may have assets Rae lacked.
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Muammar Gaddafi
David J. Climenhaga | Libya used to get 90 per cent of the revenue generated by its oil. After regime change, it gets about 30 per cent. In the last 20 years Alberta has gotten only about 10 per cent. Now it gets nothing!
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David Suzuki | Plunging oil prices mean industry is putting the brakes on oilsands expansion -- bad news for businesses in Fort McMurray and those heavily invested in the industry but good news for the planet.
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Meghan Murphy | A new study out of Norway shows that criminalizing demand decreases trafficking and does not increase violence against women.