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Revenue Neutral Carbon Pricing Is The Clear Winner

Revenue Neutral Carbon Pricing Is The Clear Winner

This article is a reproduction (with permission) of a Laser Talk produced by Citizens’ Climate Lobby (Canada). The post highlights revenue neutral carbon pricing. CCL offers a series of Laser Talks designed as tools for members to use in their lobbying efforts across North America. (Rolly Montpellier, Editor for Below2°C). Photo: Courtesy of CCL Canada, November lobbying […]

Canada’s New Climate Denialism: Subtle, Deceitful, Dishonest

Canada’s New Climate Denialism: Subtle, Deceitful, Dishonest

Canada has become the home of a new climate denialism, a more subtle, deceitful and dishonest version — Version 2.0. Version 2.0 is more dangerous and more sinister than the shameless denial of the last decade. It’s a new dis-ease that injects itself into the public discourse about climate change. Its primary tools are doubt, fear, alternative facts, […]

Should Canada Trump Its Carbon Reduction Plan?

Should Canada Trump Its Carbon Reduction Plan?

The election of Donald Trump and a climate-denial administration is worrisome for the climate movement and the future of the Paris Agreement. Given that Trump vows to reverse President Obama’s climate actions, should Canada pull back on its carbon reduction plan? This article consists of excerpts from the Citizens’ Climate Lobby editorial packet of January […]

Message to Brad Wall – Border Tax Adjustments Are the Solution

Message to Brad Wall – Border Tax Adjustments Are the Solution

Following the recent First Ministers’ Meeting and the launch of Canada’s climate action plan, Citizens’ Climate Lobby, led by National Director Cathy Orlando, issued this Media Release on December 12. (Source: CCL Canada Website).  On Friday, December 9, 2016, the Pan-Canadian Plan on Clean Growth and  Climate was signed by all Premiers at the First Minister’s Meeting (FMM) except […]

The Paris Agreement Is Now Official. Now What?

The Paris Agreement Is Now Official. Now What?

This post is sourced from The Tree which is a service provided for climate communicators and influencers involved in public discourse on climate change, global warming and the transition to a clean energy platform. Title of post – The Paris Agreement is Now Official. Now What? (Rolly Montpellier~Editor for BoomerWarrior). Credit: THENONE/WIRED The Paris Agreement negotiated by 197 countries in […]

Dirty Little Secrets of Clean Coal

Dirty Little Secrets of Clean Coal

There is no such thing as clean coal. This post, originally published in the Climate Reality blog, exposes coal’s dirty little secrets. I’m a Climate Reality leader (Chicago2013). I’m pleased to reproduce this post which is a Climate Reality resource. (Rolly Montpellier~Editor for BoomerWarrior). You know what unicorns, the tooth fairy, and clean coal all have in […]

Earth Overshoot Day – My Pledges for the Planet

Earth Overshoot Day – My Pledges for the Planet

Humans have now reached Earth Overshoot Day 2016. In less than eight months, we have used more natural resources than the planet is capable of producing during an entire year. For the remainder of 2016, we will be selfishly living on resources rightfully belonging to future generations. “From Monday August 8, we will be living on credit […]

The Great Global Transition – Top Ten Stories

The Great Global Transition – Top Ten Stories

We are witnessing unprecedented climate change. And we are attempting to respond to the threats and the challenges brought about by a warming planet. The great global transition for our survival has begun. In The Winning of the Carbon War, Jeremy Leggett deals with the “power and the politics on the front lines of climate and clean energy.” […]

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