Global insurance plan aims to defuse potential climate damage 'bombshell'
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Global insurance plan aims to defuse potential climate damage 'bombshell'

A scheme unveiled at the UN climate summit aims to help protect 400 million poor people from extreme weather by 2020 - but not everyone is convinced.

B.C. fish farm licences extended: what you need to know

Fisheries and Oceans Canada Minister Joyce Murray announced a two-year extension for dozens of salmon farm licences that were set to expire at the end of June.

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Trans Mountain pipeline expansion a money loser
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Trans Mountain expansion a money loser for taxpayers

Independent parliamentary budget officer warns soaring costs means Trudeau’s 2018 purchase of the pipeline has gone wrong.

‘We see energy efficiency as an integral part of reducing health inequities’

Fraser Basin Council, winner of the Built Environment Land Award, is supporting the construction of First Nations housing.

State report: Texas environmental agency “reluctant” to regulate industry

A report from the state Sunset Advisory Commission found that Texas Commission on Environmental Quality commissioners have become “reluctant” regulators and often encourage industry to “self police.”

New road fee hits hybrid and electric car owners in Louisiana

Hybrid and electric vehicle owners in Louisiana will soon have to pay an annual road fee to cover the state’s shrinking fuel tax revenue.

As feds eye more wind leases off Virginia, fishing industries fear losses

The U.S. is eyeing millions of acres off Virginia's coast as potential new wind energy sites. What does that mean for the state's fisheries?
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