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26 July 2011
This June, from the green roof of Equiterre's future headquarters, the Centre for Sustainable Development, I looked out on the entertainment district downtown. The cold, rainy spring had only just ended, but already I was thinking of the heat waves of summer. Heat waves? “Misery,” say...
Actu - Toit vert MDD juin 2011
20 July 2011
We've prepared an accountability report assessing Council of the Federation compliance with existing climate change and energy commitments. Although the provinces and territories have kept some of the promises they've made over the years, they have not kept them all. Should we start with the good...
Actu - Bilan - Bonhomme sourire
18 July 2011
Montreal community groups announce a new contest to recognize the city's best traffic calming measures of the last two years. Strategically placed flower pots, extended curbs, wider sidewalks... Do you know of a project that  reduces traffic speed, discourages through traffic in...
11 July 2011
If you have a family farmer, you may be lucky enough to find raspberries in your next basket. But if not, don't let this season – which is reportedly excellent – pass you by. Remember, when you do go shopping, to ask about the fruit you are buying – where does it come from?...
Actu - Framboises
11 July 2011
Quebec's environment and industry ministers have released a draft bill to bring in a cap-and-trade system for greenhouse gas emissions by 2012.  Quebec will be one of the first jurisdictions in North America – along with California and British Columbia – to set up a carbon market.
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