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Alberta saw largest increase in greenhouse gas emissions

Over the last 30 years, Alberta’s share of the country’s greenhouse gas emissions has increased dramatically.

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Métis Nation of Alberta to build 4.86 MW solar farm

Once operational, it’ll be able to reduce the equivalent of 4,700 tonnes of carbon dioxide a year, the same amount of emissions generated by 10,000 gas-powered vehicles.

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Alberta reduces emissions benchmark by 10 kg

Meanwhile, the oil sands operations produce over 70 megatonnes of emissions every year.

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Alberta’s native trout species are all at risk

And it’s driven by human activity.

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Canada’s emissions saw largest drop under Stephen Harper

Between 1990 and 2019, Canada’s emissions dropped only 8 times—the largest was in 2009, 3 years into Harper’s administration.

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Alberta announces new green projects will reduce emissions by 0.31%

16 new projects announced by Emissions Reduction Alberta pledge to take 6.8 Mt of emissions out of the atmosphere.

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Alberta government made over half a billion dollars off pollution in 2020

Most of that was generated from pollution in coal power plants, bitumen extraction, and aggregate oil & gas facilities.

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Lethbridge environmental group endorses 9 candidates for city council

SAGE endorses 2 mayoral candidates and 7 councillor candidates.

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Alberta has highest greenhouse gas emissions in Canada

And their emissions increased 17.4% between 2009 and 2019.

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Election 2021

Where I stand on climate change

A voter sent me the following question: I see you are taking some questions on your campaign positions and responding on your website. I’m wondering what your position is on climate change action. The recent IPCC report paints a dire picture of the need for immediate and significant action to keep from worsening the climate […]