We welcome today’s announcement of public comment on proposed provincial regulations for oil spill response. It is heartening to see the B.C. government modernizing our environment and public health regulations, and standing up for B.C.’s coast and rivers.
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Sierra Club BC welcomes increased protection for the northern goshawk and marbled murrelet announced by the B.C. government yesterday. However, more action is needed for old-growth rainforest ecosystems and species in the race against time.
Susan Elrington sits down with Lliam Hildebrand to hear how Iron & Earth is helping oil, gas and coal workers transition to the clean energy economy.
Budget 2018 attempts to address intensifying climate impacts—which will continue to get more and more expensive—but doesn’t allocate nearly enough resources to this growing challenge. We need to see more commitment to acting on climate change, and fast.
Budget 2018’s laudable focus on shorter term affordability neglects longer term climate-related threats to affordability for B.C. families, businesses and communities.
In Episode 3 we challenge assumptions about energy jobs in BC and talk about what happens to jobs as we shift to the next economy. Which jobs will disappear and how will workers make the transition to clean energy?