Search

Primary tabs

Search results

  1. Government of Ontario's "Long-Term Energy Plan" fails to uphold Ontarians' environmental and energy future

    email facebook linkedin twitter google+ pinterest Becky Bassick's blog The following article was written by Becky Bassick, Sierra Club Ontario's Green Energy & Great Lakes Campaign Volunteer. “By wasting billions on nuclear rebuilds rather t ...

    2018-03-27 13:07

  2. ENERGY EAST ENDED… DISASTER AVERTED

    Christine Elwell's blog With news that  TransCanada pulled its applications for Energy East and Eastern Mainline pipelines (link is external), the Harper era, pre Paris Climate Accord and oil at $100 a barrel, is over. Indeed, the fossil fuel future ...

    2017-10-25 22:27

  3. The struggle to protect Ontario's Great Wetlands show a need to restore provincial appointments to Conservation Authority Boards

    Yvonne Ho's blog " Conservation Authorities  since 1946 have played a major role in protecting Ontario’s landscape from deforestation and consequently, rescuing the province from the blights of desertification and flooding... Since changes in 19 ...

    2017-10-23 17:38

  4. CONTEST GIVEAWAY: 2 Free Tickets to Planet in Focus Film Festival's Wildlife Shorts Program

    Yvonne Ho's blog Planet in Focus 18th Annual Environmental Film Festival: October 19th to 22nd, 2017 Sierra Club Ontario is proud to co-present- together with Planet in Focus- their  Wildlife Shorts Program, taking place: Date: Saturday October 21st, ...

    2017-10-13 12:13

  5. Time to Celebrate: 21 New Rivers Added to Ontario's Greenbelt!

    Yvonne Ho's blog PLEASE JOIN US IN CELEBRATING 21 NEW RIVERS ADDED TO ONTARIO'S GREENBELT...                                                                                                                      THEN                                ...

    2017-10-11 00:16

  6. Sierra Club Ontario joins 47 ENGOs to Comment on Great Lakes Draft Binational Strategy on Persistent Toxins: PCBs and HBDCs

    email facebook linkedin twitter google+ pinterest Becky Bassick's blog "The PCB and HBCD drafts suffer from a lack of specifics. There are no definitive goals or timelines in either document. They use generic terms such as “reducing toxins,” but ...

    2018-03-27 13:05

  7. Sierra Club Ontario is seeking Executive Committee members

    Yvonne Ho's blog Sierra Club Ontario's (SCO) Nomination Committee is seeking candidates as members to serve on its volunteer, non-profit Executive Committee, commencing January 2018.  Candidates should be passionate about environmental protectio ...

    2017-11-16 14:24

  8. UPDATE: Sierra Club's Michigan Chapter opposes OPG's Deep Geological Repository proposal in submission to LAMP

    Yvonne Ho's blog In April 2017, we provided an update on the Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency's (CEAA) criticism that OPG's report on its Lake Huron Deep Geological Repository (DGR) project proposal was inadequate and failed to prov ...

    2017-09-26 12:36

  9. Part V: The Importance of Protecting Ontario’s At-Risk Species

    Yvonne Ho's blog This blog is Part V of a 5-part blog series, as part of our  Biodiversity Video Campaign. " Ontario  is home to a diverse collection of ecosystems but every year, more plants and animals are added to Ontario’s list of species at ...

    2017-11-28 15:23

  10. Sierra Club Ontario is Hiring an Environmental Outreach Intern (Volunteer)

    Yvonne Ho's blog Sierra Club Ontario is looking for an energetic, creative, and hardworking individual to help with the Chapter’s marketing, communications, and fundraising efforts, and campaign-specific initiatives. The Environmental Outreach Intern ...

    2017-09-22 11:59