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Canada’s building code is getting a climate change rewrite

Apr 12, 2019 – CBC News – Canada’s building codes are an extremely important tool to make real progress on…+

Using bricks for energy storage

Apr 9, 2019 – Fast Company – Energy Vault uses cranes powered by renewables to lift giant bricks into a…+

Shell quits major US oil lobby over climate change

Apr 2, 2019 – CNN – Due to pressure from its shareholders, Shell has just quit the American Fuel and…+

Canada warming at twice the global rate, climate report finds

Apr 2, 2019 – The Guardian – This new report says that if we fail to cut GHG emissions significantly…+

‘Coal is on the way out’: study finds fossil fuel now pricier than solar or wind

Mar. 25, 2019- The Guardian- Around 75% of coal production is more expensive than renewables, with industry out-competed on cost…+

Don’t know how to save the planet? This is what you can do

Mar. 25, 2019- The Guardian- Should we become vegetarians? Is it OK to fly? The author of There Is No…+

How to make your home greener (and more efficient)

Mar. 22, 2019- CBC News- Many of the prescriptions for making buildings more green naturally apply to homes, too.

Great Lakes are rapidly warming, likely to trigger more flooding and extreme weather

Mar. 21, 2019- CBC News- Report also predicts more severe algae blooms will increase water treatment costs

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