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Norway Doubles Carbon Tax, Funds Climate Solutions

When it comes to putting an effective price on carbon, some observers consider Canada a "special case," because we happen to have an enormous geologic endowment of fossil fuel resources that today...

Canada's Next Top Models?

Late last month, global fashion giant Chanel made renewable energy the star of its 2013 ready-to-wear show at the Grand Palais in Paris. A line of enormous wind turbines graced the runway, which was...

Report: B.C.'s New Economy is Humming

With a boost from supportive government programs and policies, British Columbia's emerging clean tech and clean energy economy is thriving, says a new report. When taken together, three of the...

Canada Must Follow Path to Energy Innovation

As the site of a 19th-century conference that helped forge our nation, Charlottetown, P.E.I. is a fitting setting for a gathering this week that could lay the groundwork for Canada's next...

Media Release: British Columbians Imagine a Better Future

How would you spend $125 million to fight climate change and secure a better future for your community? That’s the question at the core of an innovative new online engagement initiative launched...

Premiers Grab the Climate Change Baton

It didn't exactly ignite a clean-energy revolution. But the Council of the Federation meeting of provincial premiers -- which wrapped up last week in Halifax, Nova Scotia -- did hit an important...

Media Release: Canadians Want A Bold New Energy Strategy

According to a new poll, Canadians believe the country needs an energy plan that reduces fossil fuel dependence, cuts energy waste, creates more clean-energy jobs, fights climate change, and sets...

A Bold Canadian Energy Strategy for a Stronger Canada

Kudos to Dalton McGuinty and Alison Redford for mending fences. The leaders of what are respectively Canada’s most populous and resource-rich provinces both now agree that a Canadian energy...