Tag Archives: climate change

Federal climate-change decision could create hurdle for BC LNG

The federal government has said that provinces are responsible for controlling greenhouse gas emissions within their borders, explains David Austin in the Globe and Mail. David makes these comments in advance of a federal decision on climate-change measures, which could create a new hurdle for the BC LNG industry. Learn more.

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Mayor Bloomberg To Tackle Climate Change Post-Sandy

Mayor Michael Bloomberg provided his inspiring vision of New York City in the wake of Hurricane Sandy this morning at the Downtown Marriott at a breakfast titled, “Shaping New York City’s Future After Sandy.” The surprise guest at the event was Vice President Al Gore, who addressed Climate Change issues in the wake of Hurricane Sandy and introduced the mayor.

Gore advised the overflow breakfast crowd that New York City was fortunate to have Mayor Bloomberg heading and driving the re-building effort. In his mind, and in the minds of leading Climate Change scientists, such as Dr. James E. Hanson  and Dr. Kevin Trenberth, the ferocity of Hurricane Sandy was clearly attributable to global warming.

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Tax credits for fuel and transport emissions: The sting in the carbon price tail

The ‘500 polluters’ tagline has proved popular amongst the commentariat for explaining the reduced coverage of the Gillard Government’s  carbon price mechanism, however, this is only part of the story.  read more…

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Clean Energy Bill 2011: The carbon price has landed

The House of Representatives last week passed the Clean Energy Bill 2011 along with 17 other bills which together make up the legislative framework for the Clean Energy Future Plan.
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