Environment

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

How you can help B.C. reach its climate goals

Renewable Natural Gas is an easy way for home and business owners to reduce their carbon footprint

Why Canada needs a sustainable aviation fuel strategy

Net-zero 2050 goals won’t be met without decarbonizing airline industry: Deloitte

Province reveals plans for B.C.'s upcoming wildfire season

The province will be providing $145 million over three years to strengthen B.C.’s emergency management and wildfire services

Still time to cut CO2 before climate tipping point: report

More countries reversing emissions, but deeper and faster cuts needed, study finds

BC Hydro failing to fix environmental damage from dams, claims audit request

Conservation groups allege BC Hydro is not allocating enough money to correct dam-triggered damage to fish and wildlife

How taking climate action can benefit your business’s bottom line

Vancity is helping organizations of all sizes get started on their low carbon journey

Canada's GHG emissions dropped 9% in 2020

Most reductions were from pandemic, but phase-out of coal also contributed to decline

What will happen when a tsunami hits B.C.?

Sooner or later, another tsunami will hit a B.C. coastline, inlet or lake. Here's what you need to know

Megathrust earthquake could decimate Metro Vancouver's water system, says report

A heavily redacted report finds a megathrust earthquake could rupture Metro Vancouver's water pipes in 267 places, a significant uptick from past studies

Are your stocks ‘green’ or a climate disaster? A new law may provide the answer

Canadian proposal to mandate climate-change disclosures falls short of U.S. counterparts, says climate and financial law expert Janis Sarra