Environment

Covering a full range of environmental and sustainability issues in Vancouver, British Columbia and Canada as a whole

Tides Canada rebrands following ‘smear campaign’

Tides Canada distances itself from American namesake, rebrands as MakeWay

Langley company nets $200,000 in environmental fines

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LNG expansion proposal on Fraser River open for public comment

The provincial government is now welcoming public comments until July 16 on a major expansion for the Tilbury LNG plant in Delta. As proposed, the “Tilbury Phase 2 LNG Expansion Project” would...

Canadians still support climate action: poll

Canadians split on health care, economy and climate issues

B.C. forest firefighting budget hits $136 million

Firefighters to be COVID-19 ready going into forests

New collaboration launched to curb methane in BC

Methane reduction effort involves industry, government, Pembina Institute

Local restaurants launch fundraising efforts to support Vancouver Aquarium

Creative ways of bringing in funds for the marine life venue and research and rescue facility

B.C. emissions continue to rise

GHGs rose 3.5 per cent 2017-18 – higher than first 2020 reduction target

Lululemon founder’s family chips in $8.4 million for marine research centre

Chip Wilson is pledging $8 million to the Pender Ocean Discovery Station (PODS), a marine research centre on the Sunshine Coast,  through his family’s philanthropic foundation. “We are excited to...

Trees harvested for biomass energy under scrutiny

Environmental groups say wood pellet makers now using live, whole trees