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Powering Vancouver Island is getting harder with climate change

By Tim Ford
Oct 27, 2021

Cables from the mainland were damaged by the heat this summer and thousands went without power during this week’s storm. How can the Island keep the lights on?

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Salt Spring Island's duelling crises

By Jimmy Thomson
Aug 3, 2021

Housing is at a breaking point. But to understand why there’s nowhere to live, first we need to understand why it’s getting harder to get water

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PHOTOS: Victorians manage the hottest day in the city's recorded history

By Colin Smith
Jun 28, 2021

Photographer Colin Smith explored the city at the peak of the heatwave to see how people were staying cool

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EXCLUSIVE: BC Firm Lobbying Washington On Proposed Efforts to Suck Carbon Directly From The Atmosphere

By Sean Craig
May 13, 2020

Squamish-based Carbon Engineering one of only three companies around the world with the technology to directly extract carbon dioxide from the air

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Victoria Is Already Getting Warmer. Here's the Proof

As recently as 1940, the city was one degree colder than it is now

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What Climate Change Is Expected to do to Victoria

As Victoria pursues plans to sue for the damage of climate change, we probed what those damages would be

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Victoria’s Cruise Ship Conundrum

As it positions itself as one of Canada’s greenest cities, Victoria has simultaneously been boosting an industry condemned around the world for its pollution

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Here’s How Much Victoria’s Cruise Ships Are Polluting

Analysis by The Capital found that 31 ships emitted a cumulative 11,406 tonnes of carbon dioxide in 2019