First Things First Okanagan hosted a Solar Fair/Symposium Saturday March 12, 2016. Talks in the Okanagan College Lecture Theatre were videotaped. Links to the talks are as follows: SOLAR FAIR Community Solar (Carmen Proctor) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jk69ab-6fGw SOLAR FAIR Eco Sage (Tabitha… Continue Reading →
This free, public, all day event will Include: Keynote presentation by Josha MacNab of the Pembina Institute. Presentations on how communities can get involved The City of Nelson Solar Garden Penticton Indian Band EcoSage Project Presentation of the “Tiny Solar… Continue Reading →
“In the last fiscal year, Australia earned $172bn from international sales of its natural resources. But earnings are decreasing. The office of the chief economist estimates that energy commodities earnings declined by 6% to $67bn last year because of a… Continue Reading →
Cap and Trade won’t work without enforceable caps. Voluntary commitments won’t work if there is no way of compelling the countries to adhere to those commitments. Then there is Plan C, “Stiglitz’s plan is to set a single, global price… Continue Reading →
Premier Clark is off to Paris to tout B.C.’s “climate leadership”, while acknowledging that the province will miss it’s legislated greenhouse emissions targets for 2020. When Premier Clark announced the B.C. LNG Emissions Law in 2014, as a smokescreen to… Continue Reading →
A very interesting article about solar energy in North Africa and the potential to distribute solar power to Europe.More in the Guardian.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE—NOVEMBER 20, 2015 ACADEMICS SET CRITERIA FOR SUCCESSFUL CLIMATE ACTION BY BRITISH COLUMBIA Open letter to B.C. Premier outlines elements of effective policies ahead of first ministers’ meeting with Trudeau VANCOUVER More than 25 prominent academics and policy… Continue Reading →