Climate crisis

The Suncor oil sands facility seen from a helicopter near Fort McMurray, Alta. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh)

Red Deer MPs challenge Liberal’s Climate Plan

Liberals unveil emissions-reduction plan to reach new greenhouse-gas targets

 

A coil of steel is moved by a crane at the Direct Strip Production Complex at Essar Steel Algoma in Sault Ste. Marie, Ont., on Wednesday, March 14, 2018. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Justin Tang

Canadian steelmakers embrace ‘green steel’ as carbon taxes set to rise

$15 billion industry produces about 13 million tonnes of primary steel, steel pipe and tube products

 

Jonathan Wilkinson makes an announcement in Calgary, Alta., Tuesday, July 20, 2021. Canada’s latest natural resources minister says in a country intent on helping to slow global warming without destroying the economy, his department can no longer be thought of mainly as the ministry for fossil fuels. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh
Jonathan Wilkinson makes an announcement in Calgary, Alta., Tuesday, July 20, 2021. Canada’s latest natural resources minister says in a country intent on helping to slow global warming without destroying the economy, his department can no longer be thought of mainly as the ministry for fossil fuels. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh
Youth climate activists protest that representatives of the fossil fuel industry have been allowed inside the venue during the COP26 U.N. Climate Summit in Glasgow, Scotland, Thursday, Nov. 11, 2021. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)

Climate talks soften stance on fossil fuel phaseout

How to address continued use of fossil fuels a key sticking point at the two-week talks

  • Nov 12, 2021
Youth climate activists protest that representatives of the fossil fuel industry have been allowed inside the venue during the COP26 U.N. Climate Summit in Glasgow, Scotland, Thursday, Nov. 11, 2021. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)
John Kerry, United States Special Presidential Envoy for Climate takes off his mask as he arrives to speak at a press conference at the COP26 U.N. Climate Summit in Glasgow, Scotland, Friday, Nov. 5, 2021. The U.N. climate summit in Glasgow gathers leaders from around the world, in Scotland’s biggest city, to lay out their vision for addressing the common challenge of global warming. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)

Clean up your mess, youth tell climate talks inside and out

‘Our future is being negotiated, and we don’t have a seat at the table’

  • Nov 5, 2021
John Kerry, United States Special Presidential Envoy for Climate takes off his mask as he arrives to speak at a press conference at the COP26 U.N. Climate Summit in Glasgow, Scotland, Friday, Nov. 5, 2021. The U.N. climate summit in Glasgow gathers leaders from around the world, in Scotland’s biggest city, to lay out their vision for addressing the common challenge of global warming. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)
Louis Dearani, Jr., right, helps to clean up after his family business, United Automatic Fire Sprinkler, was flooded from the remnants of Hurricane Ida that hit the area in Woodland Park, N.J., Thursday, Sept. 2, 2021. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

Biden says Ida, wildfires show ‘climate crisis’ has struck

Biden says Ida, wildfires show ‘climate crisis’ has struck

Louis Dearani, Jr., right, helps to clean up after his family business, United Automatic Fire Sprinkler, was flooded from the remnants of Hurricane Ida that hit the area in Woodland Park, N.J., Thursday, Sept. 2, 2021. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)