Archive | Coal Phase Out

OP/ED on the PPA Debacle

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 »

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Bruce Nilles Speaking Engagement

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

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Alberta GHG Summit

Speakers include Dr. Raj Shermann, Danielle Smith, Kyle Fawcett (Minister, ESRD), Tim Weis (CanWEA), and Ben Thibault (Pembina) Thursday Oct 23, 9 am-5 pm At the Calgary Telus Convention Centre 120 9 Avenue Southeast, Calgary, Alberta T2G 0P3 For tickets go to: Here.

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Phasing Out Coal: A Healthy Decision

September 30th, 8:15-11:30 am.  University of Calgary Campus. Join Dr. Alan Lockwood, author of A Silent Epidemic: Coal and the Hidden Threat to Health, as well as other Alberta thinkers and policy makers, in a discussion on the health effects of coal. Registration is free.  For tickets, click here.  

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