NUCLEAR QUESTION: Was radioactive heavy water removed from Point Lepreau reactor 8 years ago?

NUCLEAR QUESTION FOR TODAY In February 9, 2012, two environmental groups, the Atlantic Chapter of the Sierra Club and the Canadian Coalition for Nuclear Responsibility, called on nuclear authorities to  drain radioactively contaminated heavy water from the core of the … Continue reading NUCLEAR QUESTION: Was radioactive heavy water removed from Point Lepreau reactor 8 years ago?

COMMUNITY: Could citizens participate directly in publicly owned businesses of your state or province? Food for thought.

  Here’s an example for the International St. Croix River. I’m part owner of my power company and I want my shares! …and my dividends! by Art MacKay Our earth is filled with valuable assets. Consider our quarries, our gold … Continue reading COMMUNITY: Could citizens participate directly in publicly owned businesses of your state or province? Food for thought.

FOR THE RECORD: House of Irving by investigative report Bruce Livesy.

Special Report House of Irving A series by investigative reporter Bruce Livesey examines the powerful role the Irving family plays in the business, politics and media of New Brunswick and beyond. To fund more investigative reporting on National Observer by … Continue reading FOR THE RECORD: House of Irving by investigative report Bruce Livesy.

LNG: History Bites LNG Company in Passamaquoddy Bay.

1726 British-Passamaquoddy Treaty Flummoxes Downeast LNG Jan 28, 2016 Robert Godfrey Proprietor at Quoddy Loop Virtual Tour Guide 4 Comments A 1726 Treaty guarantees Passamaquoddy rights in the Canadian marine waterway — killing Downeast LNG’s argument that the developer doesn’t … Continue reading LNG: History Bites LNG Company in Passamaquoddy Bay.

ENERGY: UMaine offshore wind project ‘back in the game’ | Mainebiz

NOVEMBER 17, 2015 FILE PHOTO / JAMES MCCARTHY Habib Dagher, director of UMaine’s Advanced Structures and Composites Center, in front of the VolturnUS prototype wind turbine deployed off the shores of Castine in 2014. BY JAMES MCCARTHY Monday’s announcement that … Continue reading ENERGY: UMaine offshore wind project ‘back in the game’ | Mainebiz

ISSUES: History shows we won’t stop Superport Fundy. So can we change history?

Once more, announcements are being made about the new oil pipelines, oil and gas infrastructure in Saint John, and the increased traffic and risks to the Bay of Fundy. Predictably, the environmentalists have begun their efforts to oppose these developments. But, frankly, … Continue reading ISSUES: History shows we won’t stop Superport Fundy. So can we change history?

ISSUES: PHASING OUT FOSSIL FUEL SUBSIDIES WOULD RESULT IN LARGE REDUCTIONS IN GREENHOUSE GAS EMISSIONS BY 2020

PHASING OUT FOSSIL FUEL SUBSIDIES WOULD RESULT IN LARGE REDUCTIONS IN GREENHOUSE GAS EMISSIONS BY 2020 New research finds significant cuts in greenhouse gas emissions within five years from a phase out of fossil fuel subsidies. Emissions are further reduced if … Continue reading ISSUES: PHASING OUT FOSSIL FUEL SUBSIDIES WOULD RESULT IN LARGE REDUCTIONS IN GREENHOUSE GAS EMISSIONS BY 2020