Tag: Fossil Fuels

United Church drops fossil fuels from investments due to climate concerns

August 12, 2015 | By | Reply More
United Church drops fossil fuels from investments due to climate concerns

Alberta United Church reverend opposes motion CORNER BROOK, N.L. – The general council of one of Canada’s largest churches has voted to drop fossil fuels from its investment portfolios, with advocates for the motion saying the decision is based on the Christian duty to care for the earth. Commissioners attending the United Church of Canada’s general council […]

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Wind power to play larger roll in renewable energy mix: Suzuki

December 10, 2014 | By | Reply More
Wind power to play larger roll in renewable energy mix: Suzuki

Renewables like wind power are increasingly feasible By David Suzuki for Troy Media There’s no free ride when it comes to generating energy. Even the cleanest sources have environmental consequences. Materials for all power-generating facilities have to be obtained and transported, and infrastructure must be built, maintained and eventually decommissioned. Wind turbines take up space […]

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Climate change: It’s not the science, it’s the policy

November 5, 2014 | By | Reply More
Climate change: It’s not the science, it’s the policy

The real issue is less the “disease” than it is the proposed treatment for climate change By Kenneth P. Green for Troy Media The United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change has released its latest “Synthesis Report” drawing together the findings of the most recent three-volume set of the Fifth Assessment Report. The Assessment Report […]

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Weaver study offers fossil fuels warning

March 14, 2012 | By | Reply More
Weaver study offers fossil fuels warning

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Oil sands debate is not a charade

March 14, 2012 | By | Reply More
Oil sands debate is not a charade

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Report: By 2030 energy renewables growing, but oil still king

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Report: By 2030 energy renewables growing, but oil still king

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Lower cost of fossil fuels hurting woody biomass prices

January 14, 2012 | By | Reply More
Lower cost of fossil fuels hurting woody biomass prices

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Alternate energy sources slow to develop

July 13, 2011 | By | Reply More
Alternate energy sources slow to develop

  Troy Media – By Joanne Elves As the nuclear crisis in Japan illustrates, even proven alternatives to fossil fuels are fraught with potential cost escalations and shocking risks. Butwhat about renewable and clean energy sources, like wind and solar?

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