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Ontario Asks: Will it be Cap and Trade, Carbon Tax, Carbon Fee?

Ontario Asks: Will it be Cap and Trade, Carbon Tax, Carbon Fee?

Source of information: Price Carbon Now! ON Ontario’s Climate Change discussion paper opens with a startling message: Two numbers that are vital for Ontarians to be aware of: 4, the number of degrees in this century that the planet is on track to warm by, and 6, the number, in trillions of dollars of new […]

Plastics are Killing the Oceans

Plastics are Killing the Oceans

The following article by David Suzuki (with contributions by Senior Editor Ian Hanington) is entitled We have to stop filling and killing the oceans with plastic. It has been circulated by email by the David Suzuki Foundation. “What we do to the oceans and the life therein, we do to ourselves” observes Suzuki. I’m pleased to publish […]

Is Sustainable Growth an Oxymoron?

Is Sustainable Growth an Oxymoron?

We do a lot without thinking, like using GDP growth as a standard of excellence. Most 21st century activity is based on a ‘given’ that underpins the soft science of economics: ‘Growth is good’ — not just a big assumption, a wrong assumption. Pudding with no proof. Let’s face it, the economic crisis was good […]

A Revenue Neutral Carbon Fee is the Best Option for Ontario

A Revenue Neutral Carbon Fee is the Best Option for Ontario

The province of Ontario is poised to introduce a long-awaited carbon pricing plan, some seven years after the four-party Western Climate Initiative (WCI) agreement was signed in 2008 with British Columbia, Quebec and California. Ontario is the outlier of this group being the only WCI member that has put off taking action on pricing carbon. Ontario has yet […]

Keystone is Dead. You Want Jobs? Try This

Keystone is Dead. You Want Jobs? Try This

Mark Reynolds is the Executive Director of Citizens’ Climate Lobby. As a member of Citizens’ Climate Lobby Canada, I’m pleased to feature Mark’s work on BoomerWarrior. The article was previously posted on the CCL Blog. (Rolly Montpellier ~ Editor, BoomerWarrior). In the most contentious veto of his tenure, President Obama has rejected legislation that would have cleared the way […]