Environment

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

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

Ocean advocate raises alarm as masks wash up on beaches

Single-use face masks are washing up on Hong Kong beaches, threatening marine life and raising questions about hygienic disposal of the masks, says a Saanich researcher in marine plastic...

Nuclear to pave path to net-zero future, experts say

Hydrogen from nuclear power would produce dual decarbonization benefit

Marine clean-up requires coast-wide co-operation: report

Some 1,400 derelict boats litter shorelines

Reject Frontier oil sands, indigenous activists tell Wilkinson

Jonathan Wilkinson to make first major recomendation as federal Environment minister next month

Green hydrogen plant project has investor

Macquarie Capital to finance green hydrogen plant in Chetwynd

Fracking poses risk to Peace River dams: CCPA

CCPA investigation says BC Hydro staff repeatedly warned about impact of fracking on hydro-electric dams