Conservation Council responds to approval of N.B.’s carbon price for consumers

Attention News Editors: Louise Comeau, Director of the Conservation Council’s Climate Change and Energy Solutions Program, issued the following statement with respect to the federal government approving New Brunswick’s carbon pricing system for … [Read more...]

Conservation Council of New Brunswick reacts to climate action commitments in Throne Speech

FREDERICTON — The Conservation Council of New Brunswick is pleased to see significant commitments to addressing climate change in the 2019 Speech from the Throne, including: Establishing a carbon pricing system and introducing legislation … [Read more...]

New Conservation Council report: climate change, floods, ice storms affect our health

The forecast is dire — but the solutions we need to slow climate change will make us happier and healthier The sky is clear and the sun is punishing. A thick layer of ozone ripples above the pavement. No matter how much water you drink, you know … [Read more...]

New Conservation Council report: climate change, floods, ice storms affect our health

The forecast is dire — but the solutions we need to slow climate change will make us happier and healthier The sky is clear and the sun is punishing. A thick layer of ozone ripples above the pavement. No matter how much water you drink, you know … [Read more...]

Government retrofits will be self-funded in the long-term: Louise Comeau on the costs of making the NB government carbon neutral by 2030

Louise Comeau, the Conservation Council of New Brunswick’s Climate and Energy Solutions Director, spoke with Harry Forestell in an interview with CBC on Dec 8th, where she set the record straight on the long-term cost and savings associated with the … [Read more...]

EcoNews: Great Trees, Sushi & Tuques!

This edition of EcoNews includes the sparkling holiday edition of EcoAlert, the Conservation Council's pre-budget submission on forging a path to a low-carbon economy, the growing momentum behind the great tree hunt, Louise Comeau on what Canada's … [Read more...]

Conservation Council of New Brunswick applauds Canada’s ratification of the Paris Agreement

Media Statement October 6, 2016 Fredericton, N.B. -- The Conservation Council of New Brunswick (CCNB) applauds the federal Government decision to ratify the Paris Agreement on Climate Change. More than 200 federal MPs voted in favor of the … [Read more...]

“Together, we can be a part of the global energy revolution,” Dr. Louise Comeau

The Conservation Council’s Director of Climate Change and Energy Solutions, Dr. Louise Comeau wrote a commentary, published in Telegraph Journal, rallying New Brunswickers to do their fair share and support the Conservation Council’s recently … [Read more...]

Conservation Council of New Brunswick encouraged by GNB’s Climate Change Discussion Paper

Fredericton, N.B. – The Conservation Council of New Brunswick says the Gallant Government’s discussion paper on climate change opens the door for a positive conversation in New Brunswick about how we can move toward a clean, green and lean … [Read more...]

Invest in Fredericton’s clean energy future and create jobs, citizens tell their federal MP

Fredericton residents participate in public consultation hosted by Federal MP DeCourcey on May 24 at the Centre communautaire Sainte-Anne. Photo by Corey Robichaud. Fredericton - Last night residents voiced their ideas for Fredericton’s renewable … [Read more...]