Carbon Canada

Harper's 'All-in' on Carbon Puts Our Economy in Danger

John McKay | Posted 02.18.2015 | Canada Business
John McKay

For someone with a Master's Degree in Economics, Mr. Harper seems to ignore one of the most important rules of investing: hedge your bets. Harper's all-in bet on the carbon economy means that when the price of oil goes for a tumble, so does our economy and with it, our petrodollar.

I Want My Carbon Cheque

Mike Schreiner | Posted 11.18.2014 | Canada Politics
Mike Schreiner

I want the government to send me my carbon cheque. And I think most people want theirs too. You don't need to be a climate scientist to know that extreme weather events are threatening your quality of life and costing you money. Dragging our feet on putting a price on carbon pollution is no longer an option.

Is Canada's Head Too Far in the Oil Sands?

Andreas Souvaliotis | Posted 04.20.2013 | Canada Business
Andreas Souvaliotis

While Canada is so good and efficient at squeezing every available drop of profit out of our opportunities, we seem to have missed the most important lesson they teach in the School of Capitalism: strategic planning. And suddenly, after so many fat cow years, our customers' tastes started to change -- and, in record fast time, we started look and behave like the world's least sophisticated capitalists. We may have been the envy of the world but we were actually amateurs all through the fat cow years and now we're starting to pay for it.

Rae: Stop The Carbon Craziness

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.15.2013 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - Bob Rae is calling for an end to partisan rhetoric on the politically toxic issue of carbon pricing.The interim Liberal leader says the vici...

Tories Slam NDP On 'Carbon Tax' But Used To Be All For Trading CO2

CBC | Posted 11.17.2012 | Canada Politics

The NDP and Conservatives let fly duelling fact-check memos Monday as they clashed over what makes a carbon tax, who wants to change the Senate and wh...

Canada Locking In Carbon Footprint?

CP | Heather Scoffield, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.15.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Delays in regulating greenhouse gas emissions mean Canada is quickly locking in old-fashioned infrastructure that will fill the air with carb...