Category Archives: Sustainability

Building blocks of ocean food web in rapid decline as plankton productivity plunges

Falling plankton numbers is another blow for fisheries like crab and shrimp, which have been in decline. (CBC) — https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/newfoundland-labrador/ocean-phytoplankton-zooplankton-food-web-1.4927884 Archive below including some comments from Captain Paul Watson of the Sea Shepherd Conservation group and others. —

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Global cooling and ice sheet increasing articles resurfacing

Arguments against climate change tend to share the same flaws. gillian maniscalco/Flickr, CC BY-ND — Jan 6 2018 – Concerned Citizen Here is a comment on a post linking to the following heartland Institute article Having seen this 2012 article … Continue reading

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Electric vs Petrol Vehicle

Image: TOMWANG112 VIA GETTY IMAGES — Jan 5 2018 – Kevin Yaworski Warning the content here or linked to has not been fact checked yet. A commenter said the following on a recent post from the Fraser Institute with link … Continue reading

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BC sitting on enough geothermal to power whole province: New maps -The Common Sense Canadian

http://commonsensecanadian.ca/bc-sitting-enough-geothermal-power-whole-province-say-new-maps/

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Another Western Canadian Coastal gas project has been cancelled

The logo for ExxonMobil appears above a trading post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on April 23, 2018. RICHARD DREW/THE ASSOCIATED PRESS — Exxon Mobil shelves $25-billion B.C. LNG project Another gas project on the West … Continue reading

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Subsidies for fossil fuels and investing revenues

Eamon Mac Mahon, ASSOCIATED PRESS Syncrude upgrader facilities on the Athabasca river near Fort McMurray Alberta — Dec 18 2018 – Collection of articles and reports – Kevin Yaworski — Liberals announce $1.6B for Western Canada’s beleaguered energy sector It … Continue reading

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Trump fuel economy rollback is based on misleading and shoddy calculations, study finds

Collection of several articles and scientific research analysis. — The Trump Administration on August 2, 2018, released a proposal to freeze model year vehicle greenhouse gas (GHG) and fuel economy standards at model year 2020 levels through model year 2026, … Continue reading

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