Environment

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

Not all carbon offsets are created equal

They may not be the best climate tool, but for some sectors, they’re the only tool

Voters gave Trudeau mandate on climate change

Last week’s election persuaded at least one Conservative premier to reconsider objection to a carbon tax

INVESTIGATION: CleanBC climate-change electrification plan may not hold water

New climate-change strategy, risk assessment in the works: ministry

Atmospheric pressure affects fugitive emissions

New study underscores need for continuous monitoring of fugitive methane emissions

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