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Need for Distributed Renewable Energy

The recent tornado-related power outages in Ottawa have been a harsh reminder of how dependent we all have become on electricity.  The damage to one transmission station left much of […]
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Let’s recognize our right to a healthy environment!

I’m pleased to welcome Linda Ablack, a Blue Dot Ottawa Volunteer, as a contributor to 350Ottawa.   This call to action is Blue Dot Ottawa’s message to Canadians to stand […]
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Why Fossil Fuel Divestment Makes Sense

  For a quick overview of the rationale behind getting our money out of fossil fuel investments now, Professor Lenore Fahrig provides us with the following graphic.