Celebrate Earth Day!

Canada Earth Day is our participation in events all over the world. Using Google, search for the Earth Day Canada site, click on your province in the representation map of Canada, and your browser will bring up the many activities during the month that all relate to Earth Day. There are clean-ups, speakers, tree plantings, … Read more…

Threat to Great Barrier Reef

Grounding of the Chinese vessel, the Shen Neng 1, a large bulk carrier, 38 kms East of Great Keppel Island, (The vessel was reportedly 9 kilmetres off course.) The Australian Marine Environment Protection Association (AUSMEPA) has released the following commentary on the grounding of the 65,000 tonne coal carrier Shen Neng 1in the pristine waters … Read more…

The International Energy Association

The Paris-based International Energy Agency (IEA) was established in 1974, with a mandate to promote “sustainable energy policies that spur economic growth and environmental protection in a global context – particularly in terms of reducing greenhouse-gas emissions that contribute to climate change.” One of the IEA’s proposals for reducing GHG emissions appears to have influenced … Read more…