Posts from ‘Retired Campaigns’ - Page 5

British Columbia: an Energy Super Chump?

March 1, 2010 | 

A South Korean firm has recently announced over $1 billion of drilling and development money to help Encana pull natural gas from British Columbia’s northeast. This area of the ...

4th of 10 Key Questions for 2010

February 18, 2010 | 

Question 4. Will leaders in Capital Region be able to stop reckless development on the Wild Coast and the Saanich Peninsula? Vancouver Island is a special place because it ...

Access Denied: Abuses and Failures Under BC’s FOI Act

February 3, 2010 | 

An excerpt from the submission made to the Third Special Committee to Review the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act in Victoria, BC on February 3, 2010. ...

The real problem with BC logging industry

January 29, 2010 | 

Letter to the Times Colonist in response to the Executive Director of the Truck Loggers Association’s January 28, 2101  Op-Ed called “Educating urbanites on the forest industry” Mr. Lewis’ ...

Broken promise: BC's Coalbed Methane rules inferior

January 28, 2010 | 

Back in 2007 Gordon Campbell’s government promised BC would have the best standards for coalbed methane in North America. Almost three years later an investigation by Dogwood Initiative has ...

Join Our Year End Fundraising Drive

December 10, 2009 | 

Dogwood Initiative has a reputation for being small but fierce and for our bold and innovative campaigns, but it’s the people that stand with us that really makes it ...

Citizens Guide: Northwest Transmission Line

September 15, 2009 | 

A major decision is now pending which could dramatically change the environmental, economic and social future of North-western British Columbia. The BC Government is proposing to extend BC Hydro’s ...

Saving Jordan River: Part 1

August 5, 2009 | 

 Forest Campaigner Maurita Prato describes the beginning of the Save Jordan River Campaign.

LNG is dead in BC (for now)

June 15, 2009 | 

Coastal communities and First Nations should applaud every time natural gas prices drop – as prices tank, so do the odds that Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) projects, such as ...