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    Fort McMurray wildfire costliest insured disaster in Canadian history

    Jul 7, 2016 – Canadian Press According to the Insurance Bureau of Canada, the massive Fort McMurray wildfire that forced…+

    Carbon dioxide removal may be Prairies’ best hope

    Jul 5, 2016 – Winnipeg Free Press An outcome of the North American Leaders Summit is that policymakers are quite…+

    Torrential rain leaves cottage on edge of disaster

    Jun 27, 2016 – Winnipeg Free Press After being threatened by a forest fire just weeks ago, a big chunk…+

    From wildfires to floods, climate change forcing builders to rethink design

    Jun 26, 2016 – Canadian Press TORONTO — Severe weather events like wildfires and floods are becoming more frequent and…+

    TransCanada formally seeks NAFTA damages in Keystone XL rejection

    Jun 25, 2016 – Reuters TransCanada Corp. is formally requesting arbitration over U.S. President Barack Obama’s rejection of the Keystone…+

    China’s plan to cut meat consumption by 50% cheered by climate campaigners

    Jun 20, 2016 – The Guardian The Chinese government has outlined a plan to reduce its citizens’ meat consumption by…+

    Conservation-minded Manitobans sign up for Hydro’s solar-energy program

    Jun 17, 2016 – Winnipeg Free Press More Manitobans than expected are plugging into Manitoba Hydro’s new solar-energy incentives in…+

    City’s emissions up 20% since 2007

    Jun 17, 2016 – CBC News The City of Winnipeg is belching out more greenhouse gases instead of reducing its corporate…+

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