Crude prices could go negative while Alberta's deficit is expected to triple. All this while the province battles a virus that officials expect could kill between 400 and 3,100 Albertans by the end of summer.
As we face a likely recession and an economic reset in many places across the country, the clean energy industry has the potential to be a bright spot in what will continue to be challenging times, the author writes.
Residents in Vanuatu, especially those in remote locations, are being told to find shelter as Cyclone Harold intensifies and rapidly approaches the island nation.
James ByrneHere’s hoping everyone remains as safe as possible! Climate change will cause bigger, more powerful tropical cyclones. We can help countries adapt; and we can build #RenewableEnergy To reduce the terrible impacts of #climatechange
The COVID-19 outbreak has provided one last opportunity for fossil fuel stakeholders to beat back the renewable energy revolution. One especially interesting example is the notorious Keystone XL tar sands oil pipeline. The once-dormant project...
New York is paying inflated rates as high as 15 times the regular price to get crucial medical equipment such as masks, as the state struggles to contain the coronavirus,
James ByrneDear New York,
Pay, save citizens. When this is over, retroactive legislation; big fines and imprisonments to charge more than a reasonable retail rate on goods and services anytime. Criminal negligence when lives are at stake.
Our boring neighbor is a moral leader of the free world.
James ByrneCanada, some European countries doing well. This will piss off some right wing Albertans who like to blame everything on the feds. But that’s just the @jkenney way of deflecting harmful judgement of his incompetence. @RachelNotley #AbLeg
With a large Canadian investment and several new state laws designating pipelines as “critical infrastructure,” after a decade of protest, the project may be moving ahead—now that there is no one to stop it.
James ByrneWe stopped everything nonessential. Not only is this pipeline not essential; it will be a waste of money! 50% reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2030!!