A few years ago I ran across Steve Lee online. Our paths crossed on social media and we exchanged information on how each of us was actively engaged in various climate actions. At the time, Steve was working on...
Twenty years have gone by since the first Rio Earth Summit. Not much progress has been made to address the global issues discussed in 1992. The pace of destruction is increasing and little progress is evident on previously agreed-to...
As 2013 draws to a close, news aggregators, media organizations, bloggers and newspapers are racing to put out their best of and their worst of 2013 lists for just about everything you can think of - books, albums, movies,...
Public opinion on climate change and the need to protect our environment is shifting and politicians who ignore this issue do so at their own peril. There is a political risk with falling short on climate and the environment...
Source: The Climate Reality Project Dirty Weather Report - the New Normal The New Climate Reality - Wake-Up Call
The CBC News recently reported that in late August, Prime Minister Harper sent President Barack Obama a letter offering  to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in exchange for the Keystone XL approval.  CBC News said that Harper is “willing to accept targets proposed...
'It's not a Forecast. It's a NowCast' is one way the National Climate Assessment report was described in media coverage of the release of the long-awaited report. The report deals with the current state of climate change in the...
I must admit that I did not see this coming. Canadians have been hearing for several weeks -- since Kinder Morgan set its May 31 ultimatum -- that Prime Minister Trudeau was considering a bail-out of the Kinder Morgan...
The headline in the Irish Times reads Warsaw climate talks in disarray after group walk-out. A group of 130 developing countries has threatened to walk away of talks on climate finance due to countries blocking progress on the "loss and damage" from climate...
Canada's role at COP24 was again somewhat schizophrenic. The Canadian team is said to have played a key role in the negotiations that led to the adoption of the rulebook that will govern how the Paris Accord will cut...