On March 24, 2016, CBC posted a tweet claiming that "Going green actually creates jobs, helps the economy: Bob McDonald." Coincidentally, Robert Lyman, energy economist, had just submitted a new brief to us on this very topic entitled "Green Jobs -Rhetoric or Reality?" So, read it and see if what CBC says is true. GREEN JOBS … Continue reading Green Jobs – Rhetoric or Reality?
Contributed by Rob Pearce @ March 2016This is a rebuttal to the Pembina Institute article “The sun doesn’t always shine? No problem for renewables” by Sara Hastings-Simon on their blog dated March 16, 2016. The article itself is stated to be refuting comments made by Robin Campbell, President of the Coal Association of Canada regarding … Continue reading After Math: A comment on a recent article published by the Pembina Institute
Contributed by Robert Lyman @ March 2016 How much of your money are they planning to take to 'save the planet'? Lots! ... read on. The December 2015 Paris "Conference of the Parties" on Climate Change resulted in an agreement in principle to take actions to ensure that global temperatures do not increase by more … Continue reading WHAT WILL THE CLIMATE AGREEMENT COST THE WORLD ECONOMY?