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Climate
0 Pollution Probe Statement on Government of Canada’s proposed Locomotive Emissions Regulations
Toronto – June 20, 2016 – Pollution Probe welcomes the proposed Locomotive Emissions Regulations recently announced by the Honourable Marc Garneau, Minister of Transport. The proposed rules aim to limit harmful air pollutant emissions, or criteria air contaminants, from Canadian rail carriers by imposing increasingly stringent emission standards and reducing locomotive idling. "The railway sector is
Energy
0 Real Reconciliation: Advancing Indigenous – Business Clean Energy Relationships
By Steven Pacifico & Chris Henderson THE Truth and Reconciliation Commission made a loud and clear call for a new era of people-centered and respect-based relationships between Indigenous Communities and Canada.  The Commission and its recommendations, was a watershed moment for our country. Can Canadian society “walk the talk” and embrace Real Reconciliation; especially in resource
Pollution Probe News
0 Making your Support for Fort McMurray Count: Ways to Donate
May 2016 saw the largest fire-related evacuation in Alberta’s history, with over 80,000 Fort McMurray residents forced to leave their homes. National and local charities have launched appeals to help meet the immediate needs of evacuees by providing emergency food, shelter, clothing, and other necessities. Going forward, coordinated long-term efforts will be needed to re-build the