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    Five Things: the next steps for getting the Trans Mountain project done

    May 29, 2018- The Canadian Press- The federal government announced a plan Tuesday to spend $4.5 billion on buying the…+

    EU proposes to ban plastic straws, stirs, and cotton buds

    May 28, 2018- The Associated Press- The European Union has proposed banning plastic products like cotton buds, straws, stirs and…+

    Liberal government to buy Trans Mountain pipeline for $4.5B

    May 29, 2018- CBC News-   The Liberal government will buy the Trans Mountain pipeline and related infrastructure for $4.5…+

    Research needed on impact of microplastics on B.C. shellfish industry: study

    May 23, 2018- The Canadian Press- A scientific study that found high levels of microplastics in the ocean near British…+

    B.C. and N.B. floods a warning of what’s to come, climate change researchers say

    May 24, 2018- CBC News-   “The most recent flooding in New Brunswick and south-central British Columbia are reminders we…+

    Car dealer tactics stall electric car sales

    May 24, 2018- BBC News-   “Dismissive” car dealers are a major barrier to boosting sales of electric vehicles (EVs)…+

    Blue carbon is the billion-dollar resource you’ve never heard of

    May 22, 2018- CBC News-   Mud and plants along the Bay of Fundy soak up 3-5 times more carbon…+

    Shell faces shareholder challenge over climate change approach

    May 20, 2018- The Guardian-   Investors back resolution calling on oil giant to set tougher carbon targets in line…+

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