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December 14, 2014

Canada’s First Solar Thermal Plant

Something that may surprise you. Canada’s first Solar Thermal Plant is located in Medicine Hat, Alberta, “Canada’s Sunniest City”. It’s a pretty cool sight to see […]
December 14, 2014

Alberta Federation Of Labor And Deep Decarbonization – Conflict or Harmony?

Can Canada continue to grow employment in oil and gas and at the same time develop employment opportunities in technologically innovative clean energy sectors? While federal […]
November 29, 2014

Enviro Canada’s Failing West Coast Weather Bouys

On March 18 The Federal Government announced new safety measures for Pacific Coast shipping to allay British Columbian’s fears of potential West Coast oil spills. At […]
November 26, 2014

Penticton Climate Action Advisory Committee

Did you know that the City Of Penticton has a Climate Action Advisory Committee? According to their Terms of Reference the Committee’s mandate is to make […]
November 24, 2014

Kinder Morgan and Burnaby Mountain

“This is not the end of this. This is only the beginning of what is a long war to protect our rights … this battle is […]
November 18, 2014

What Can The Okanagan Learn From Germany?

In the ongoing conversation between the carbon cheerleaders and environmentalists, the environmentalists stand accused of sabotaging jobs and the economy. Has anyone ever considered a middle […]
November 2, 2014

Effects of climate change ‘irreversible,’ U.N. panel warns in report

The final report of the IPCC speaks in strong terms of the need to act now. It brings to a head the necessity for each of […]
October 28, 2014

Pembina Institute Pans Clarks LNG Plan

First Things First Okanagan wants to talk about B.C.’s exported carbon footprint, not what we mine at home, but what we sell to power plants overseas […]
October 27, 2014

First Things First Okanagan – Discussions On Climate Change

First Things First Okanagan is in the process of finalizing details for a visit by Simon Donner to Penticton on the weekend of March 6th. Simon is  […]