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Environmental Commissioner: Gap Looms in Ontario’s Fight Against Climate Change

On the eve of the Climate Summit of the Americas, Ontario’s acting Environmental Commissioner, Ellen Schwartzel has released “Feeling the Heat: 2015 Annual Greenhouse Gas Progress Report… 381 more words

Environment

THE POPE AND THE ENVIRONMENT - HAS FRANCIS CROSSED THE LINE

Pope Francis has issued an encyclical on the Environment called Laudato Si in which he firmly and clearly outlines his views on global warming, climate change and pollution, while linking them with poverty, employment, economics, science and religion. 468 more words

Community And Values

Top Global Climate Change Leaders Coming to Ontario's Climate Change Summit of the Americas

Climate leaders from across the Americas will join Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne and Québec Premier Philippe Couillard at Ontario’s Climate Summit of the Americas in Toronto from July 7-9, 2015. 252 more words

Environment

Carbon prices around the world are consistently too low

Carbon pricing is spreading rapidly around the world [i].  However prices almost everywhere are far too low at the moment to price emissions efficiently.  The chart below summarises carbon prices in those jurisdictions with pricing.  909 more words

Climate Change Policy

Former Liberal Party leader: Climate change is the "economic, political, social and moral challenge of this century"

Dr John Hewson, leader of the Liberal Party from 1990-93, was the keynote speaker for the Eastern Climate Action Melbourne‘s Divestment Forum and Expo, held at the Box Hill Town Hall, last night. 1,318 more words

News

The Self Doubt of Greg Hunt

Hidden among the reaction to the first Australian Government Direct Action emissions abatement auctions is an interesting and revealing response from the relevant minister Greg Hunt… 196 more words

Politics