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Academics Set Criteria for BC’s Successful Climate Action

By Roy L Hales

Screen-shot-2014-03-18-at-3.43.47-PMPremier Christy Clark has just received some sound advice in a public letter, as she  prepares for the premier’s conference with Prime Minister Trudeau. Energy economist Mark Jaccard, sustainable energy system specialist John Axsen and atmospheric climate scientist Kirsten Zickfeld were among the signatories. In total, twenty-five of the province’s academics set criteria for BC’s successful climate action.
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Europe Led the World in Carbon Reductions in 2014

By Roy L Hales

Screen-shot-2014-03-18-at-3.43.47-PM1According to a new report from PricewaterhouseCooper (PwC), the  world’s carbon intensity fell 2.7% last year. This was the steepest decline in the seven years PwC has been keeping track. Four of the G20’s top emissions reducers were European nations and, with one exception, all in growing economies. Europe Led the World in Carbon Reductions in 2014.
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