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Clean Energy and Extractivism – Does getting to sustainability require greater sacrifices?

June 28, 2017 | By admin | No Comments | Filed in: Economic DevelopmentEnvironment.

Yesterday, Clean Energy Canada released a study supporting more metal mining in Canada to support clean energy development. While pointing out that the Canadian mining industry falls well short of social and ecological “responsibility”, the report’s promotion of raw materials extraction is oddly anachronistic. And while some new metal mines may be needed to meet the • Read More »