In a recent in-depth interview with The Narwhal's Caitlin Stall-Paquet, Canada's new Environment and Climate Change Minister Guilbeault is dead serious about his climate to-do-list outlined in the Prime Minister's mandate letter. He wants to do more and go...
We need to tackle two major crises at the same time. As we enter the third year of the pandemic, the even deeper emergency of climate change is starting to overshadow COVID-19. While the speed of transmission and breadth...
This year, extreme weather and other disasters made it clearer than ever that the climate crisis will only worsen unless we act. 2021 will go down in history as the year of many firsts, a year of unprecedented climate...
As we enter 2022, the challenges are already piling up. Canadians are facing wave 4 or 5 (I've lost count) of the COVID crisis but that is far from the worst of it. We face an even greater and...
In the early years of climate policy discussions—in the 1980s—adaptation to climate change was problematic for those advocating for the reduction of carbon emissions. Al Gore (Founder and Chairman of The Climate Reality Project) ridiculed the idea as a...
"Canadian politicians won't be able to ignore climate change in 2022." according to Maclean's. As Canadians are learning to live with the COVID threat, "another emergency of existential scale has been implacably gathering strength." Public opinion is slowly coalescing...
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Don't Look Up takes a satirical look at how politicians, the media and society in general deal with planetary threats. In the movie, Leonardo DiCaprio plays an astronomer-scientist who tries to warn the US President of an approaching planet-killer comet...
Many Canadian activists and environmentalists continue to struggle with the gulf between Justin Trudeau's dazzling climate promises and the reality of a climate plan that includes the ongoing expansion of fossils, carbon offsets, carbon recapture and small nuclear reactors....
The future of retail is shifting. On-line shopping is seeing rapid growth worldwide raising the question of how E-commerce is impacting the environment. A recent report commissioned by Stand.Earth looks specifically at the climate impacts of parcel delivery on...