Posts tagged with ‘fossil fuel subsidies’

Posts tagged with ‘fossil fuel subsidies’

  • MEDIA RELEASE: Citizen Lobbyists Bring Non Partisan Message to Solve the Most Urgent Challenge of Our Time

    May 23, 2019

    Lawyer Josh Ginsberg from Ecojustice walked the volunteers through the details of the Saskatchewan Ruling and how the federal government’s Greenhouse Gas Pollution Pricing Act is constitutionally valid. Two key rulings were that the “GHG pricing is regarded as essential” and “Climate change is doubtless an emergency in the…

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  • ICYMI: A wrap up of 2018

    December 24, 2018

    We are an action-oriented organization, not a think-tank. Humans have had 30 years of pep-talks and a deluge of climate facts.  Bold and consistent actions by our volunteers over the last eight years have produced incredible results. Thank you, everyone, for daring greatly and being the journey with us from me…

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  • LASER TALK: Balancing the Budget, the Climate Crisis and Social Concerns

    October 18, 2018

    Governments have the difficult yet doable task of balancing the budget, the climate crisis and social concerns. The Liberal Government is not on track to balancing our budget (1, 2). As well, despite signing the Paris Accord and having a national carbon pricing policy, Canada’s climate targets are still…

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  • MEDIA RELEASE: Over 50 Citizens Across Canada to Lobby for a Liveable World on Parliament Hill October 13-16

    September 24, 2018

    “Our solution to climate change is democracy. Since 2010, we have been lobbying on Parliament Hill for carbon fee and dividend. Our volunteers have documented hundreds of lobbying appointments and thousands of letters to parliamentarians. Politicians are supposed to protect us and create jobs. We are going to help…

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  • CCL Canada Education Call – September 2018 – Dr. Kevin Taft

    September 23, 2018

    Kevin Taft is the author of five books, including Oil’s Deep State, published by Lorimer in 2017. Kevin served three terms in the Alberta legislature with the Alberta Liberal Party, and was Leader of the Official Opposition from 2004 to 2008, through two general elections. He has a PhD…

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  • Laser Talk: Fossil Fuel Subsidies and the G7/G20

    September 19, 2018

    Despite some reforms in recent years, Canada is still the largest provider of fossil fuel subsidies to oil and gas production in the G7 per unit of GDP 2018 according to the September 2018 report: Public Cash for Oil and Gas: Mapping federal fiscal support for fossil fuels

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    Citizens' Climate Lobby Canada