The Council of Canadians says TransCanada’s proposed Energy East tar sands pipeline is “a ticking bomb that threatens Canada’s precious waterways.”
A new study shows that the impact of TransCanada’s Keystone XL tar sands pipeline on greenhouse gas emissions is higher than State Department estimates.
This week’s massive waste spill in B.C. proves that mining companies are gambling with our drinking water, our health and the environment, says the Council of Canadians.
The Council of Canadians this week continued its support of the international human right to water by delivering convoy of water to Detroit city residents.
The fellowship of over 300 churches representing some 590 million people in 150 countries, this week endorsed fossil fuel divestment.
A new study confirms that pollutants from the Alberta tar sands contaminate traditional First Nations’ foods.
On the one-year anniversary of the Lac-Mégantic tragedy, climate activists say the Canadian government has treated the fatal train derailment “primarily as a public relations problem rather than a public safety problem.”
For Canadian activist Brigette DePape, participating in last weekend’s final tar sands Healing Walk in Fort McMurray, Alberta, was akin to “witnessing a war on the earth, and being part of a growing movement to stop it.”