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Swim Captain Lets Canada Drown

Op-ed by Michelle Stirling, Communications Manager for Friends of Science Society © 2018

Catherine McKenna – Diving in and Swimming in the Deep End on Climate

Gary Mason of the … Continue reading

Let them Eat Beef – Countering Wendy Mesley and Minister McKenna

Op-ed by Michelle Stirling, Communications Manager for Friends of Science Society © 2018

Albrecht Glatzle’s new paper shows agriculture is not a climate change villain. Will Wendy Mesley, of CBC’s … Continue reading

Letter from Saltbush Club – The Climate Bunny of the Pacific Rim

Contributed by Viv Forbes from “Down Under” – © 2018

The new Saltbush Club has started a petition that urges Australia to exit immediately from the Paris Climate Agreement.

Australia’s … Continue reading

CLIMATE CHANGE POLICIES AND CARBON TAXES – A Brief for the Prime Minister of Canada

Climate Change Policies and Carbon Taxes

Scientific and Economic Evidence as Related to Canadian Domestic and International Policy Concerns   July 18, 2018

PDFlt to PM justin Trudeau july Continue reading

Ending secret science at EPA

Administrator Pruitt initiates overdue changes to bring transparency, integrity to rulemaking

Contributed by Paul Driessen © 2018

Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt has proposed to end the longstanding EPA … Continue reading

Suzuki Controversy: An Open Letter to Dr. David Turpin, President and Vice Chancellor of the University of Alberta

Dear Dr. Turpin,

RE: Honorary Degree for Dr. David Suzuki –

Empirical Scientific Evidence versus Emotional Activist Rhetoric

These are our opinions. We would like to address your published statement… Continue reading

Carbon Tax: A Noble Way to Poverty – Rebutting the Ecofiscal Commission Report

Choice. Choices. 38 times in 36 pages.

Ecofiscal Commission’s April 2018 report entitled: “Clearing the Air: How Carbon Pricing Helps Canada Fight Climate Change” is filled with lofty claims about … Continue reading

Alberta Rejoicing over #Renewables Auction Will be Short-lived

Contributed by Michelle Stirling, Communications Manager © Dec. 14, 2017

On Dec. 13, 2017 the government of Alberta made loud proclamations of ‘record-setting success’ on the first renewables auction.  They … Continue reading

Letter to Ontario Securities Commission in Response to the UNPRI letter on Climate Disclosure Review

The following is an excerpt from a letter sent by Friends of Science to the Ontario Securities Commission.

LINK to Full letter:

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EXCERPT BEGINS

Sent Aug. 27, 2017Continue reading

FYI Alberta – Our Request for Hearing by the Alberta Utilities Commission on Jenner Wind Farm was Rejected

Friends of Science Society does not represent any industry sector or any pecuniary interests – we examine the evidence over the ideology on climate change and climate policies and report Continue reading

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