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Table Talk: Time to start signing up for Equiterre's baskets of organically-grown food

With spring in the air, Equiterre is reminding us to plan for the upcoming growing season.

Quebec’s organic growers network has started promoting its system of deliveries of weekly baskets of fresh, organically-grown foods from June to October. 289 mots de plus


The family-friendly appeal of climate activism

Last Saturday, Katherine Massam and a few of her neighbours went knocking on doors in Hudson to gather support against the planned flow reversal of Pipeline 9B, which runs through their tiny village in Vaudreuil-Soulanges, just west of Montreal Island. 1 314 mots de plus

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What are climate activists marching for in Quebec City?

“… no new tar sands pipelines. No Keystone, no Energy East, no Kinder Morgan, No Northern Gateway. Build even one, and we torpedo our chances of stopping global warming. 505 mots de plus

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Environmental group says proposed wood-burning bylaw is too strict

It is not surprising that the wood-burning stove industry thinks Montreal’s proposed new wood-burning bylaw goes too far, but even the province’s most vocal clean-air advocate says the bylaw would be more effective if it were less strict. 888 mots de plus

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Quebec won't be influenced by TransCanada's tactics: Arcand


Oil multinational TransCanada’s public relations strategy won’t persuade the provincial government to give the green light to the controversial Energy East pipeline, cabinet ministers said Tuesday. 544 mots de plus

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Pipeline still lacks safeguards, Coderre says

MONTREAL — Speaking as president of the Montreal Metropolitan Community, Montreal Mayor Denis Coderre declared Friday he is not convinced Enbridge’s 9B pipeline project is safe for the region’s water supply or that Enbridge’s emergency plan is adequate in the event of an oil spill. 368 mots de plus


Groups want Coderre to reinstate STM funding

MONTREAL — Three lobby groups are calling on the city’s mayor to reinstate money that was slashed from the public transit budget for 2014.

The groups, CRE-Montréal, Équiterre and Transport 2000 Québec, say Denis Coderre must reinstate the money cut, and greatly increase the STM’s budget for next year so services can improve. 56 mots de plus

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