May 29, 2019May 29, 2019Read more
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…
March 17, 2019March 17, 2019Read more
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.
January 19, 2018January 19, 2018Read more
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!
September 15, 2017September 15, 2017Read more
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.
April 20, 2017April 20, 2017Read more
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…
September 29, 2016September 29, 2016Read more
“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…