The Year in Review

April 2009
Alternatives Journal (AJ) - Canada's Environmental Voice;Apr2009, Vol. 35 Issue 2, p20
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The article focuses on the major stories related to the environment in 2008 in Canada. It announces the death of Liberal Member of Parliament Charles Caccia on May 3, and environmental activist Martha Kostuch on April 23. It features the launching of the Montreal Climate Exchange which is the first carbon-trading market in the country. It further mentions the move of the 73-year-old board game, Monopoly in replacing its conventional utilities and hydro company with agencies of renewable energy. It highlights the ruling made by U.S. Supreme Court regarding the Canadian mining giant Teck Cominco Ltd.


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