Posts tagged with ‘BC’

Posts tagged with ‘BC’

  • BLOG: CCL BC Fills a Growing Niche in Climate Advocacy

    May 29, 2019

    A rising number of people are becoming aware of the severity of the climate crisis and desperately wanting to learn how to “do something.” Through Climate Advocacy Training, members of CCL BC outline their approach in keeping the doors of communication open to nurture a trusting relationship, in order…

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    Citizens' Climate Lobby Canada
  • BLOG: First School Strike for Climate in Interior BC

    March 17, 2019

    The first school strike for the climate in Interior BC held March 4 was an enormous success. Despite bitterly cold weather, well over 200 students from around the region converged in front of Nelson City Hall for hours.

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    Citizens' Climate Lobby Canada
  • UPDATE: Is PM Trudeau pondering carbon fee and dividend and other recent developments?

    January 19, 2018

    In an interview with the Canadian Press PM Trudeau expressed his preference that there be carbon rebates directly to people in holdout provinces making the Canadian federal backstop carbon pricing program potentially the first carbon fee and dividend system enacted in the world!

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    Citizens' Climate Lobby Canada
  • BLOG: British Columbia will increase its carbon tax

    September 15, 2017

    The predictability of the BC carbon tax hike is key to de-risking clean tech adoption. De-risking is exactly what it sounds like: as fossil fuels become steadily more expensive, clean tech will become a predictably less risky investment. That will encourage more clean tech adoption and continue to drive down emissions.

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    Citizens' Climate Lobby Canada
  • BC Election: Climate Action Counts

    April 20, 2017

    The Nelson–West Kootenay Chapter of Citizens’ Climate Lobby (CCL) has prepared this summary of major party platforms on climate action to help you better understand your choices. CCL is a non-profit, non-partisan, grassroots advocacy organization focused on creating the political will for a livable planet.
    The material presented here is…

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    Citizens' Climate Lobby Canada
  • MEDIA RELEASE: Vancouver Climate Group Launches Carbon Pricing Petitions

    September 29, 2016

    “BC was once a climate leader with its revenue neutral carbon tax, but it’s now a climate slacker,” says Jay van de Wint, who created the petitions. “Special interests are getting their way, and we want our leaders to know this isn’t acceptable. The benefits of seriously tackling climate…

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    Citizens' Climate Lobby Canada