Greenpeace Canada

PM Handed 6 Questions To Help Decide Fate Of Contentious Pipeline

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.03.2016 | Canada Politics

A ruling by the federal government is expected before Dec. 19.

Ruling Puts Canada's Health And Environment At Risk

Ecojustice | Posted 11.11.2016 | Canada Impact

If allowed to stand, the decision will further constrain the ability of the Canadian Environmental Assessment Act (CEAA) to ensure that most serious environmental and human health impacts associated with major industrial projects, including mines, dams and tar sands operations, are addressed.

Alberta Climate Change Debate Sees Both Sides Come Out Swinging

CP | Bob Weber, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.02.2015 | Canada Alberta

In one corner, Canada's Energy Citizens. In the other, Greenpeace.

Groups Call On NEB To Suspend Energy East Pipeline Application

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.13.2016 | Canada Business

TORONTO - More than 60 organizations are calling on the National Energy Board to suspend TransCanada's application for the Energy East Pipeline.Groups...

Harper's New Climate PR Campaign Is Downright Orwellian

Carol Linnitt | Posted 11.26.2014 | Canada Politics
Carol Linnitt

Facing criticism in the lead up to the U.N. Climate Summit, which prime minister Stephen Harper did not attend, the Harper Government released a new public outreach campaign through Environment Canada. Already critics are pointing to the apparent disparity between the Environment Canada campaign and Canada's waning reputation on the international stage.

Greenpeace Calls For Investigation Of Ethical Oil

CP | Posted 04.08.2014 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Greenpeace is asking the commissioner of Canada Elections to investigate whether the Conservative party and the Ethical Oil Institute are col...

Greenpeace Calls For Investigation Of Ethical Oil

CBC | Posted 06.08.2014 | Canada Business

Greenpeace Canada is asking Elections Canada to investigate whether the Ethical Oil Institute is colluding with the Conservative Party in ...

Bad News For Canada's Caribou

The Huffington Post Canada | Ross Marowits, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.21.2013 | Canada Business

MONTREAL - Three years of negotiations between Resolute Forest Products and environmental groups aimed at protecting Canada's boreal forest have ended...

Greenpeace Canada Gets Egg On Face Over Forestry Claim

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 03.20.2013 | Canada Business

Greenpeace Canada has retracted claims it made last year against Canada’s largest forestry company. The environmental activist group last Decembe...

Energy Industry Wanted Environmental Law Changes And Got Them

CBC | Posted 03.11.2013 | Canada Politics

A letter obtained by Greenpeace through access to information laws and passed on to the CBC reveals the oil and gas industry was granted its request t...

Daniel Tencer

Major Forestry Company Logging On Protected Lands: Greenpeace | Daniel Tencer | Posted 03.20.2013 | Canada Business

Canada’s largest forestry company has violated a 2010 agreement and is logging on a critical caribou habitat, Greenpeace Canada is alleging. In a...

RCMP Worried About 'Radical' Environmentalists: Declassified Report

CP | Jim Bronskill, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.28.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - There is a "growing radicalized environmentalist faction" in Canada that is opposed to the country's energy sector policies, warns a newly de...

Still A Mess: Greenpeace

CP | Bob Weber, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.19.2012 | Canada

EDMONTON - Photos taken at the site of Alberta's second-worst pipeline spill suggest at least part of the site remains heavily contaminated despite co...


CP | Bob Weber, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.08.2012 | Canada Business

EDMONTON - Alberta environmentalists and landowners are setting up an independent, anonymous tipline for people to report oil pipeline spills and ensu...

Green Groups Launch Ads Decrying Tories' 'War On Nature'

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.06.2012 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Canadian conservation groups have launched an anti-budget campaign condemning federal changes that they say will weaken the country's enviro...

Harper Government Considers Green, Aboriginal Groups 'Adversaries': Documents

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.27.2012 | Canada Business

Documents show the federal government considers environmental and aboriginal groups "adversaries" when it comes to the oilsands.The documents, obtaine...

Rachel Mendleson

Gordon Pinsent Eloquently Attacks The Oil Sands | Rachel Mendleson | Posted 11.22.2011 | Canada Business

Gordon Pinsent is the latest Canadian celebrity to endorse the protest against the oil sands planned for Parliament Hill on Monday. Canada’s eld...

Prominent Activists Call For Anti-Oil Sands Protest

CBC | CBC | Posted 10.25.2011 | Canada

A group of prominent activists is calling for a sit-in to take place in Ottawa to protest Alberta's oilsands. The civil disobedience is in...