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December 28, 2015

Australia exporting coal and… solar technology!

“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 […]
December 10, 2015

Fossil Of The Day Award

It seems the environmentalists won’t let Canada to come away from a Climate Change Conference without it. So far the Trudeau Government is doing better the […]
November 28, 2015

Morocco – a solar superpower by 2017

A very interesting article about solar energy in North Africa and the potential to distribute solar power to Europe.More in the Guardian.
November 20, 2015

Criteria For Successful Climate Action By British Columbia

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 […]
November 20, 2015

100% Possible – Join The March For Climate Solutions

There is a growing consensus that we must get to a 100% clean energy economy by 2050 in order to stop the worst impacts of climate […]
November 13, 2015

2015 Paris Climate Conference – COP21 vs. Coal

“Coal will remain a safe bet for investors for decades to come as Asia drives future demand, says head of World Coal Association, Benjamin Sporton.” The […]
September 15, 2015

Leapmanifesto – Naomi Klein, Neil Young, David Suzuki, Leonard Cohen

A Call For Canada based on caring for the Earth and One Another. We could live in a country powered entirely by renewable energy, woven together […]
September 9, 2015

“First Things First Okanagan” Inaugural Annual General Meeting, September 15

Date: September 15 Time: 7:00 pm Place: Shatford Centre, Penticton (on Main across from the Museum) If there are any individuals who wish to put their […]
September 9, 2015

The Environment – Does Your Candidate Get It?

This document contains questions prepared by “First Things First” for use in the current Federal Election.  It provides the outline of credible answers to the suggested […]