Archive for February, 2008

Carbon $eque$tration

Thursday, February 28th, 2008

Saskpower, the government owned utility, has announced that they are going to go ahead with a coal fired plant with carbon sequestration.  The CO2 will be removed from the stack, and sent into old oil wells to enhance their production.
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Paying down the Environmental Deficit

Tuesday, February 26th, 2008

Didn’t happen.

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BC Introduces Carbon Tax

Thursday, February 21st, 2008

BC became the second province to introduce a carbon tax, following the rather timid lead of Quebec.

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New Life for Clotheslines

Saturday, February 9th, 2008

The government of Ontario is proposing to put in place a regulation to make it mandatory for developers and municipalities to allow outdoor clotheslines.

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Olde King Coal

Thursday, February 7th, 2008

New coal plants just became a lot more expensive. Is this the beginning of the end for coal?

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