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Canada's Push against US Climate Change Laws

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How Alberta, Ottawa and oil sands corporations are teaming to oppose climate change laws that would lower fuel carbon levels in 24 states, and possibly beyond. A multi-part series by Tyee energy reporter Geoff Dembicki.

In This Series

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Schwarzenegger opposing Prop 23

Canada's Fight to Stop States From Lowering Fuel Carbon Levels

How Alberta, Ottawa and oil sands corporations are teaming to oppose climate change laws across America. First in a multi-part series.

By Geoff Dembicki, 7 Dec 2010


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Obama announcing energy policy

Mission: Make Americans Love Alberta's Oil Sands

Billions ride on a well-fueled campaign to win US citizen support for bitumen pipelines and processing in their country.

By Geoff Dembicki, 8 Dec 2010


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Alberta Environment Minister Rob Renner

'I Was Disappointed With the Canadians'

When Canadian officials lobby against lower fuel carbon standards south of the border, they play for keeps. Ask a bruised Wisconsin scientist.

By Geoff Dembicki, 9 Dec 2010


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By Christopher Cheung