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Canada's New Emissions Reduction Plan was Released March 29 and Critics are Concerned that the Oil and Gas Industry Is Getting a Free Pass on Their Emissions. 

Other Articles in the News

The Sierra Club of BC weighs in on the latest IPCC report, the second in a series of three, and what it means for British Columbia. 

 

The August 9, 2021 Global Citizen reports on the newest of the IPCC publication findings that has been touted as a "code red for humanity" by the UN Secretary-General, António Guterres.

 

The World Meteorological Organization released its State of the Global Climate 2020 report. The website includes a creative infographics that walks you through the report highlights.

SFU Professor and economist Mark Jaccard offers his take on the effect the pandemic has had on climate action is this CBC interview with journalist Don Pittis COVID-19 has Sucked the Air Out of the Climate Economy 

The Atlantic columnist Annie Lowrey, examines the benefits of "performative environmentalism", doing our part for the climate crisis, versus the role of government and corporations.  

The Milne Ice Shelf, Canada's last intact ice shelf, collapses after record high temperatures this summer.  

This article was published in Forbes on May 3rd 2020 In A Post-Pandemic World, Renewable Energy Is The Only Way Forward

Time magazine published an article July 9 2020 that everyone should read. 2020 Is Our Last, Best Chance to Save the Planet

Links to Our Newsletters 

April 04, 2022 The Federal Government's Emissions Reduction Plan - BC Going to Court - April Events

March 09, 2022 Newest IPCC Assessment Report and SCA March Events 

 

February 11, 2022 Join Us For a Virtual Public Meeting! And, Green Burial - Aquamation.

January 31, 2022 Heat Pump Group Purchase Rebates with Shuswap Climate Action.

January 12, 2022 Support Us With Your Membership!

December 11, 2021 Candlelight Vigil to Honour Souls Lost in Climate Disasters this Year. 

November 28, 2021 Virtual Town Hall with Guest Speaker Dr. Brett Favaro, and Clean BC Webinar on Heat Pumps.

October 15, 2021 Our October newsletter announcing two events - Eco Village / Indigenous Training. 

September 24 2021 Global day of climate action and a primer on energy conservation and efficiency.

August 29 2021 A Critical Federal Election for Our Climate.

July 31 2021  A Summer of Smoke.

June 30 2021  What BC's heat wave tells us about climate change.

May 25 2021  All about EVs (electric vehicles), is it a revolution?

April 20 2021 Shuswap Climate Action's Earth Day tree seedling giveaway!

February 07 2021  Climate Action Planning and other news.

December 22 2020  Looking ahead to 2021, federal and provincial climate legislation and more.

October 30 2020  Pipelines and the first steps to Salmon Arm's climate action plan.

 

October 22 2020  BC Provincial Election - Please get out and Vote!

 

September 24 2020 Newsletter  Call to Action – Climate Strikes Friday September 25, 2020 - What Can You Do?

September 15 2021  Forest Rally and March, Battery Day, Climate in the US Election and more.

August 26 2020 Newsletter  Why aren't we reacting to the climate crisis with the same focus as we are to the pandemic?

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