Archive for March, 2010

Seasick: The Global Ocean in Crisis – Book Review

Sunday, March 7th, 2010

Alanna Mitchell, former environment reporter for the Globe and Mail, and author of Dancing at the Dead Sea has written a major and important book about the sea. Or maybe it is about climate change, and it impact on life in the sea. It is a must read for anyone concerned about climate change. It stands beside The Weathermakers for its importance to our understanding of the science behind climate change.

Removing Stimulus: Conservative Budget

Friday, March 5th, 2010

This year’s Federal budget is wildly over the top in its claims to be stimulating the economy. And in the renewable energy sector, the only Federal program of note has lost its funding. There will be less jobs building renewable energy facilities in the future.