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    New BC gov’t hikes carbon tax

    Sep 12, 2017 – Tax News – BC’s new NDP Government has announced that it will increase the carbon tax…+

    General Motors, Disney, Shell and 1,200 other companies are taking steps to fight climate change

    Sep 12, 2017 – Washington Post – The Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) found that 517 companies have put a price…+

    New study shows organic farming traps carbon in soil to combat climate change

    Sep 11, 2017 – Civil Eats – New study finds that organic farms have 26 percent more long-term carbon storage…+

    TransCanada may abandon Energy East pipeline facing tougher review

    Sep 8, 2017 – CBC News – TransCanada will suspend the application for its Energy East pipeline for 30 days and…+

    Twin megastorms have scientists fearing this may be the new normal

    Sep 6, 2017 – The Guardian – One week after the record deluge in Texas, the biggest hurricane ever measured…+

    Transit advocates want province to get back on the bus, restore 50-50 funding

    Sep 5, 2017 – CBC News – Winnipeggers could pay more for less bus service if the province goes ahead with…+

    Did climate change intensify Hurricane Harvey?

    Aug 27,2017 – The Atlantic – “The breadth and intensity of this rainfall are beyond anything experienced before.” said a…+

    Harvey unloading incredible rains over Southeast Texas; Flash flood emergency in Houston

    Aug 26, 2017 – Washington Post – Hurricane Harvey made landfall in Southeast Texas on Friday night. The storm stalled…+

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