Environment

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

New First Nations partnership wants in on LNG

Four First Nations sign an MOU on LNG, framing it as a climate change initiative

UBCM passes climate resolutions as thousands take to streets

Victoria mayor describes dealing with climate change as ‘non-partisan”

UPDATED: English Bay oil spill netted Vancouver $266,014

Federal government recovered $2.1 million in wake of Marathassa spill

Earthquake readiness systems improving but gaps remains: experts

Vancouver has ‘killer buildings,’ city consultant tells municipalities conference

B.C. fat helping beef up low-carbon fuel standards

West Coast Reduction finds growing market for renewable fuels made from animal waste

Forest fires in 2017 released staggering amount of GHGs

Strong economic, population growth almost erase GHG emissions reductions over past decade

Scientists identify new viruses in wild, farmed salmon

One of three viruses identified was not known to have infected fish before

Trudeau government to help BC electrify Peace gas sector

B.C., federal governments agree to jointly fund $680 million worth of Peace region electrification projects

Surrey environmental company fined $18k for asbestos violation

An environmental company was recently fined nearly $18,000 an incomplete asbestos assessment at a Burnaby worksite, according to WorkSafeBC. CM Environmental, based in Surrey, is challenging the...

Film and TV productions focus on emissions cuts

Green film awareness up as park board pushes elimination of diesel generators