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Bangladesh Surpasses Solar Energy Goal of One Million Homes, Sets New Target

I’ve declared today to be  “Good News Friday” on 350orbust. It doesn’t mean there isn’t a lot of bad news out there, but today we’re going to focus on some feel-good stories to start the weekend off. 505 more words

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Change Is Coming, The Question Is Are We Going to Lead It Or Be Lead By It?

“We basically have three choices: mitigation, adaptation and suffering. We’re going to do some of each. The question is what the mix is going to be.” 181 more words

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Harper's Stacked Senate Aborts Climate Bill and Admits No Shame

As I mentioned yesterday, Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper bid his Conservative Senators to kill the Climate Accountability Act, which had been duly passed by the majority of elected Members of Parliament in the House of Commons last May. 445 more words

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Harper Uses Unelected Senators to Counter Will of Parliament on Climate Change Bill

Just heard the shocking news – the Conservative Senators who have been refusing for months to debate Bill C311 in the Senate waited until yesterday evening when there weren’t enough Liberals in the chamber to support the bill, then quickly introduced it and voted it down.  328 more words

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Climate Crunch - Canada's Unelected Senators Under Pressure From Chamber of Commerce To Vote Against Clean Energy Future

Today’s guest blogger is Climate Champion Cheryl McNamara, who has blogged on 350orbust before about the Canadian Climate Change Accountability Act, Bill C311. Cheryl organizes… 541 more words

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Bill C311, The Climate Accountability Act, Needs Support From Canadians

Bill C311, The Climate Accountability Act, was moved by Senator Grant Mitchell of Alberta to its second reading in the Senate yesterday, Canada’s Clean Air Day. 298 more words

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David Suzuki On The Harper Government's Climate Change Plan: "They Don't Have A F*!?*g Clue"

When Canadian environmentalist and scientist David Suzuki released his autobiography in 2006, he had this to say about the federal government’s climate change plan under Prime Minister Stephen Harper… 514 more words

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