Our Choice: The Unavoidable or the Inescapable

Our Choice:  The Unavoidable or the Inescapable

A Monday Globe & Mail headline referred to proposals of the Ontario Government to reduce GHG emissions as a “Sea Change”. Yes, these proposals will have quite an impact on Ontario residents.  And they are unavoidable !! . . .   if Ontario is going to play its part in contributing to Canada’s emission targets. Don’t be … Read more…

Possible Lessons from the destruction of Fort McMurray

Possible Lessons from the destruction of Fort McMurray

The Fort McMurray wildfire uprooted 88,000 residents of the area. When it is safe to do so, some of these people will return to run the industrial installations that extract bitumen from the neighbouring tar sands. For those who don’t, their immediate future will be uncertain.  They are Canada’s first climate change refugees. Ironically, only … Read more…