Global Warming Canada

This Has Most Canadians 'Extremely' Concerned About Their Children

CBC | Posted 01.28.2015 | Canada

A new Environics poll suggests a majority of Canadians worry about climate change and how it will affect their children and grandchildren. The surve...

Average Canadian Climate Denier Is An Evangelical Man From Alberta Who Votes For The Tories

The Huffington Post Canada | Michael Bolen | Posted 07.25.2014 | Canada Politics

Stephen Harper is 55 years old, makes his home in Alberta, goes to an Evangelical church and, presumably, votes for the Conservatives. According to a ...

Canada Is Warming At Double The Global Average

The Huffington Post Canada | Michael Bolen | Posted 06.26.2014 | Canada Politics

Canada has been warming at roughly double the global average over the last six decades, setting the stage for dramatic changes to the economy, environ...

No 'Silver Bullet' Science Solution To Climate Change: Study

CP | Dene Moore, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.04.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - There is no scientific silver bullet that will save the world from the effects of climate change, says a new study.Over the past two years...

Climate-Denying Canada Should Stay Out of Warsaw Climate Talks

Cameron Fenton | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Politics
Cameron Fenton

Stephen Harper and the government of Canada are in climate denial. While politicians and civil servants acknowledge the existence of climate change, this government's policies on energy development and climate change are in stark denial of and run in opposition to the a safe climate future.

Harper's 5 Stages of Grief Over Climate Change

John McKay | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Politics
John McKay

Elizabeth Kubler-Ross wrote a book about the five stages of grief. Denial of inconvenient facts is the first stage. It is followed by anger. Clearly the Conservatives have a deep well from which to draw. Bargaining is the third stage after denial and anger. The problem however is that Mother Nature is indifferent to Prime Ministers. Mother Nature doesn't do Bargaining.

Harper Blames Canada's Climate Woes on...Wilfrid Laurier?

John McKay | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Politics
John McKay

In response to the IPCC's massive and comprehensive report which cites incontrovertible evidence that climate change is real, man-made, and it will have a significant impact on Canada, the Government puts out a press release blaming the Liberal Party for its alleged past environmental failures. Apparently it must be Sir Wilfrid Laurier's fault because, after all, he was the Liberal Prime Minister when the Industrial Age began.

Global Warming and You (CARTOON)

Grooch | Posted 11.30.2013 | Canada Alberta

What if someone - or something - else did something about climate change?

Glimmer Of Hope For Canada?

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.30.2013 | Canada

OTTAWA - The David Suzuki Foundation says the latest international report on climate change confirms that global warming is amplified in Canada and th...

Climate Change Believes In Canada

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.30.2013 | Canada

Still don't believe in climate change? Well, apparently it believes in Canada -- so much so that the country is among a handful expected to feel t...

Why I Wish I Could Be a Climate Change Skeptic

Russ Blinch | Posted 11.27.2013 | Canada Politics
Russ Blinch

Sometimes I wish I could be a climate skeptic. It would be such a relief to remain optimistic about the future of the world -- despite all the evidence to the contrary. On Friday the world's top scientists released their latest gloomy assessment of global warming and the message was clear: we need to find a way to stop burning fossil fuels or risk imperilling the planet.

Why I'm Standing With First Nations to Stop Climate Change

Cameron Fenton | Posted 11.27.2013 | Canada Impact
Cameron Fenton

We know that a just and sustainable future is about more than clean energy and bike lanes. It means recognizing, acknowledging and working with Indigenous communities to challenge a continuing legacy of colonization and injustice. Stopping climate change may be the means that we come together, but justice is the goal.

Rain, Wind, Snow, Oh My!

CP | Sue Bailey, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.23.2013 | Canada

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. - Environment Canada says warming trends across the country will mean more severe blasts of rain, wind, snow and heat from Mother Nat...

We Want To Believe

CP | Jennifer Graham, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.15.2012 | Canada

REGINA - Only two per cent of Canadians who responded to a new opinion poll believe climate change is not occurring.The findings are in a survey condu...

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...

Warmer Winters Killing Outdoor Hockey?

CP | Aly Thomson, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.04.2012 | Canada

Canada's favourite pastime is on its way to being an indoor-only sport in some areas of the country, a new study warns.The study, released Monday by U...

Althia Raj

Tories Taking Next Step In Killing Kyoto | Althia Raj | Posted 02.24.2012 | Canada Politics

TORONTO — Canada’s Environment Minister will table legislation this spring to scrap a law that forces the country to meet its climate change oblig...

Feds Low-Balling Carbon Emissions From Hydro By Factor Of 20?

CP | Posted 03.19.2012 | Canada Politics

A study by an environmental group suggests the federal government may be underestimating greenhouse gas emissions from hydro developments by a factor ...

NASA Predicts Massive Climate Change Impact For Canada

CBC | Posted 03.13.2012 | Canada

A new NASA study predicts massive ecological changes for Canada's Prairies and boreal regions by the year 2100. Those areas are in "hot sp...