CLIMATE ACTION

Amplifying BC’s Voices for Climate Action.

We bring climate organizations together

Thursday May 23, 6-8pm Frack-Free BC! Climate Action Provincial Assembly

Greetings!! Did you know that if all of BC’s six planned LNG plants go ahead, they will require a massive increase in fracking to provide the fossil gas? In 2021 the BC Energy Regulator said there were 8,200 active fracked wells in northeast BC. Each creates climate,...

Fort Nelson First Nation’s Tu De-Kah Geothermal energy project

Fort Nelson First Nation’s Tu De-Kah Geothermal energy projectFort Nelson First Nation’s Tu De-Kah Geothermal energy project By Katherine Maas On April 5, 2024, Andrea Warren and Taylor Behn-Tsakoza delivered a one-hour Lunch & Learn presentation for WE-CAN...

Tlingit Homeland Energy is Powering a Sustainable Hydroelectric Future for the Tlingit First Nation in Atlin, BC

On February 23,  2024, Gary Gazankas, executive vice president – energy for Tlingit Homeland Energy Limited, delivered a one-hour lunch and learn on the Atlin Hydro Expansion Project being undertaken by the Taku River Tlingit First Nation. A full video recording of...

Climate Action Provincial Assembly: How Can We Accelerate BC’s Climate Movement?

Let's Come Together to Accelerate the Climate Movement! Thursday, February 15th, 6:30 - 8:30 pm PDT, On Zoom We have planned this CAPA especially for our WE-CAN member groups. If you have already registered, that’s great! If no-one from your group has registered yet,...

Stop the RBC Takeover  Please sign!

From Stop the RBC Takeover: The RBC takeover of HSBC Bank of Canada will make life even more unaffordable, and give Canada's dirtiest bank more money to fund climate chaos and undermine reconciliation. Chrystia Freeland must stop this takeover. We need your help!...

Ban Fossil Fuel Advertising

From Canadian Association of Physicians for the Environment: Fossil fuel air pollution causes up to 34,000 premature deaths in Canada each year. Just like the tobacco industry, fossil fuel companies are still lying to us about the known dangers of their products. We...

An Open Appeal to Premier Eby and B.C. MLAs

 The Climate Crisis: We Implore You to Act with More Urgency An Open Appeal to Premier Eby and B.C. MLAs   Appeal to Premier Eby  Dear Premier Eby, and every British Columbia MLA, Greetings! We are the West Coast Climate Action Network. We have 236  member groups...

Local Government Climate Solutions

In the run up to the 2022 BC Local Government Elections, WE-CAN's Climate Solutions team put together a series of policy papers outlining key climate issues at the municipal level. You can directly access those papers in the Google folder link below.  

Carsharing, EVs, and Urban Freight

This Webinar was held June 8th, 4:00 PM We wrap up our series on Transportation in a Time of Climate Crisis by looking at Carsharing, Electric Vehicles, and Urban Freight. Using these means, combined with great transit; great walking, cycling and rolling; and complete...