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Tuesday, December 11, 2012

What’s the problem with climate change? We could use some warmer weather this winter anyway? People often conflate climate change with global warming.

Monday, November 26, 2012

Leading by doing is at the heart of the climate change challenge. Understanding what is possible and building the empirical evidence that low energy solutions are available and effective is critical.

Monday, October 29, 2012

 The recent shock of the largest 7.7-magnitude earthquake in BC history and its reverberating effects on BC’s emergency management systems are signaling a need for building resilient, adaptive and prepared communities.

Wednesday, September 26, 2012

The Pembina Institute undertook interviews with 12 BC local governments taking action on climate change.

Friday, September 21, 2012

National and international experts are coming to Vancouver to weigh in on a discussion spurred by Clark’s recent review of the BC's carbon tax.

Friday, September 14, 2012

 Vancouver has just expanded the Food Scraps Recycling Program, marking a significant step toward its Greenest City g

Thursday, August 30, 2012

 Science literacy and comprehension has long been valued as a way to provide information to the public in order to encourage rational choice and decision making in democratic systems.

Thursday, August 2, 2012

 A team of scientists, lead by Prof. Richard Muller, at the University of California, Berkeley have gathered land temperature data from across 44, 455 dating back as far as 1753.