The path to Canada's first national climate framework and clean energy program will not be straightforward or easy. It promises to be convoluted and full of twists and turns as the provinces and Ottawa attempt to define the steps required to...
I'm pleased to welcome Guy Dauncey as a new contributor to BoomerWarrior. Guy is an author and futurist who works to develop a positive vision of a sustainable future, and to translate the vision into action. In this first post...
Canada has two climate faces. There's the Paris face where Canada became a re-born climate leader and then there's the domestic face where Trudeau's Liberals are showing early signs of perpetuating the status quo. Two Climate Faces - The Paris face I...
The Mother Canada project is a controversial eight-storey war memorial proposed for Green Cove in the Cape Breton Highlands National Park. The plan has been proposed by the Never Forgotten National Memorial Foundation which has been set up to raise $25 million...
Cameron Fenton is the Canadian Tar Sands Organizer with 350.org. and a regular contributor to BoomerWarrior (Managing Editor: Rolly Montpellier) This week, the cover of the Economist proclaimed “the fall in the price of oil and gas provides a once-in-a-generation opportunity to fix bad energy...
The Federal government promised to use the results of the climate consultation process undertaken this past summer in formulating climate policy. But what about the flawed data found on the Let's Talk Climate Action website? Flawed Data We at 350 Ottawa...
Fossil fuel megaprojects -- pipelines, terminals, plants -- are quickly disappearing from Canada's energy landscape. Less than a year ago (November of 2016), the federal government rejected the Northern Gateway plan. This was followed by the cancellation of the massive Liquid...
Something is happening in Canada. A new climate movement is gaining momentum during a crucial election year. Change is coming! Come and be a part of it. Bill Mckibben and Naomi Klein will be at the March for Jobs, Justice...
In 2009, G20 leaders pledged to phase-out fossil fuel subsidies. But the information presented in the 2015 OIC (Oil Change International) report, Empty Promises: G20 susidies to oil, gas and coal production, is evidence of the continuing gap between promises and reality....
Dale Marshall  is the National Energy Program Manager at Environmental Defence. I'm pleased to feature his article on BoomerWarrior ~ RMontpellier, Editor. Getting Rid of Fossil Fuels - No Coal, No Oil, No Natural Gas The recent G7 meeting in Germany signaled the beginning of...