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  • Alberta... Let's Clear the Air
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Each year, thousands of Albertans suffer from asthma attacks caused by coal-fired power plants, resulting in an estimated $300 million dollars in medical costs annually. This year, another 100 Albertans will die from coal. It’s time to clear the air. It’s time to phase out coal in Alberta.

OP/ED on the PPA Debacle

August 12, 2016
The Electricity Market is Broken:  closing coal can fix it By Dr. Joe Vipond and Dr. Alvin Finkel   With the recent brouhaha about the government’s decision to take the utilities to court over surrendering their PPAs, it is easy to forget that, globally, coal is being phased out en masse, due to climate and...   More »

Open Letter of 40+ Organizations supporting ACPO

November 9, 2015
Published Nov 9, 2015 in the Edmonton Journal and Globe and Mail(Alberta Edition). http://albertacoalphaseout.ca/coalition-full-page-ad/

Bruce Nilles Speaking Engagement

August 30, 2015
21st Century Energy: Transitioning to Clean Energy, Alberta’s Opportunity Featuring Bruce Nilles, of the US Sierra Club’s Beyond Coal Campaign Sept 8th, 2015 at 7:00 Grant McEwan University CN Theatre Rm 5-142 105th St. Building 10700 109th St, Edmonton, AB

Speaker’s Corner, Calgary AB, August 23rd, 2015

August 24, 2015
Debate between Dr. Joe Vipond and Ms. Michelle Stirling, Communications Director for Friends of Science Tomkin Park, Calgary, AB August 24, 2015 1:30-3:30.

Edmonton: Energy In the City: March 4th 2015

February 6, 2015
A half day symposium discussing the energy future of our capital city.  Wed March 4th at the Art Gallery of Alberta.  Click here for more information and to register.