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Alberta carbon tax part of climate change policy

Alberta carbon tax part of climate change policy

Alberta carbon tax rebate for low, middle-income families EDMONTON _ Alberta took what it hopes will be the first step toward shedding its status as international environmental pariah Sunday by revealing a sweeping climate change plan. The plan, the result of months of study and public input, will introduce a broad-based carbon tax that would […]

By November 23, 2015 4 Comments Read More →
Environmental activist a mistake as Alberta Energy chief of staff

Environmental activist a mistake as Alberta Energy chief of staff

McCuaig-Boyd’s judgement as Alberta energy minister already being called into question Graham Mitchell, the new chief of staff to¬†Alberta Energy Minister Marg¬†McCuaig-Boyd, is what in political circles is called a “signal.” In this case, a very clear and troubling signal. The Wildrose Party dug up Mitchell’s recent past as a registered federal anti-pipeline, anti-tar sands […]