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CLIMATE CHANGE … is the most significant challenge of our time, and an opportunity of unparalleled importance.  

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Vancouver’s maritime future must be embraced

Long recognized for its scenic beauty and quality of living, Vancouver is now being recognized for its potential as a global maritime hub.
Posted On 15 May 2017
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Record climate heat means fiercer hurricanes

Fiercer hurricanes are gaining pace, and devastating floods can be linked to warmer oceans. But climate change is not the only factor.
Posted On 19 May 2018
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Are Ride-Sharing Services as Eco-Friendly as People Think?

The concept of sharing your car with other people is becoming more and more popular as an eco-friendly approach to travel.
Posted On 18 May 2018
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New Guidelines on Donating Food and Reducing Food Waste

Guidelines provide clarity and advice on how to reduce food waste and donate food in different ways.
Posted On 20 Apr 2018
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How We’re Reducing Water Scarcity

What is water scarcity and what can we do about it?
Posted On 18 Apr 2018
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Canadian Public Spending – Going Green and More Social

The Municipal Collaboration for Sustainable Procurement releases the 2017 State of the Nation Report
Posted On 17 Apr 2018
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Tumbling Costs for Wind, Solar, Batteries Are Squeezing Fossil Fuels

Comparative costs worldwide show an 18% improvement in competitiveness of onshore wind and solar
Posted On 05 Apr 2018
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Organic Waste is a major problem across all of North America

Food loss and waste, across the entire food supply chain, is an enormous problem that affects our economy, food security and environment.
Posted On 13 Mar 2018
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Alberta’s oil exports face ocean of trouble

Canadians hoping Alberta's oil exports from its tar and oil sands will expand may be disappointed. One supertanker port has turned the economics upside down.
Posted On 12 Mar 2018
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Study Shows Need for Increased Dialogue and Policy on Compostables in Canada

New report from Canada’s National Zero Waste Council addresses challenges and solutions fto deal with packaging waste
Posted On 09 Mar 2018
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