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MS Turanor Planet Solar A\J AlternativesJournal.ca
The massive solar-powered catamaran might be a catalyst for changing the shipping status quo.
Otesha Nation to Nation Tour. Wampum belts.
Tour member Arestia Dehmassi reflects on the importance of relationships between Indigenous and non-Indigenous peoples.
better back to school A\J AlternativesJournal.ca
10 tips for getting top marks in sustainability this year, from junior kindergarten right up to grad school.
lake huron save our saugeen shores nuclear waste A\J AlternativesJournal.ca
Experts and residents call for protecting the Great Lakes from nuclear waste, pollution, privatization and more.
candles toxins A\J AlternativesJournal.ca
Prepare for the next power outage or candlelit dinner with these tips on avoiding virulent votives.
Akron Family & Pokey Lafarge Marcia Ruby A\J AlternativesJournal.ca
A\J went to the 30th Hillside Festival in July – check out our reflection on drumming workshops, 30 years of staying young and an eco-friendly festival-going guide.
peppers farmers market A\J AlternativesJournal.ca
The story of a new early bird learning to catch the worm, plus tips for other market rookies!
hydropower water wars A\J AlternativesJournal.ca
US water shortages may lead to reduced hydroelectric production in Canada as we sell off our water.
rail pipeline oil transport A\J AlternativesJournal.ca
Unless our love affair with oil ends, we'll have to cope with both Line 9 and increased rail transport.
planetsolar solar boat A\J AlternativesJournal.ca
Does the world really need a $12-million catamaran?
bees neonicotinoids A\J AlternativesJournal.ca
Which path will we take to protect pollinators from our current agricultural practices?
winery eco-friendly travel voluntour A\J AlternativesJournal.ca
5 (planet-friendly) ways to see the world
offshore wind development A\J AlternativesJournal.ca
As rural Ontarians resist wind turbines, the provincial government needs to find a new way to harness wind power.
shoe recycling A\J AlternativesJournal.ca
Learn how to recycle or donate your worn-out runners through these helpful organizations.
windmill education wind farms co-operatives A\J AlternativesJournal.ca
Co-ops provide a new way to educate communities on the benefits of renewable energy.
crying baby polluted cord blood A\J AlternativesJournal.ca
A\J examined the new Environmental Defence report and looked into what we can do about it.
Alberta tar sands / oil sands overhead shot. Alternatives Journal.
Canada is going all-in on the tar sands, regardless of reputation, economics or the environment.
save energy A\J AlternativesJournal.ca
Protect the environment and your wallet with these tips from the Eco-City Community Challenge.
Two endangered Lear's Macaws in flight. Andy & Gill Swash. A\J.
BirdLife International’s World Congress calls for action, inspiration and hope.
cycling bike activism A\J AlternativesJournal.ca
For the final week of bike month: positively promoting cycling.
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