Lima COP20

Follow the UN Climate Change negotiations, sessions, and press conferences this week and next:


The following is an open letter from Bill McKibben, dated December 2, 2014:

Dear friends,

My wife Sue and I are in Sweden this week—the Swedish Parliament is honoring me (which really means all of you) with the Right Livelihood Award, the so-called “...

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IPCC releases its Synthesis Report November 2, 2014

Fossil fuels should be phased out by 2100 says IPCC  

The unrestricted use of fossil fuels should be phased out by 2100 if the world is to avoid dangerous climate change, a UN-backed expert panel says.



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Ward 13 Celebrates Green Energy

Saturday, October 4th marked Green Energy Doors Open 2014, the Ontario Sustainable Energy Association’s (OSEA) 3RD annual, single-day showcase of sustainable energy and the green energy...
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Qapirangajuq: Inuit Knowledge and Climate Change

Nunavut-based director Zacharias Kunuk (Atanarjuat The Fast Runner) and researcher and filmmaker Dr. Ian Mauro (Seeds of Change) have teamed up with Inuit communities to document their knowledge and experience regarding climate change. This documentary, the world’s first Inuktitut language film on the topic, takes the viewer “on the land” with elders and hunters to explore the social and ecological impacts of a warming Arctic. This unforgettable film helps us to appreciate Inuit culture and...

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