Tag: Site C

This weeks column for 24Hrs Vancouver: BC Hydro hasn’t made a convincing case for pushing costly dam onto taxpayers

Columnists Laila Yuile and Brent Stafford battle over the issues of the day. The winner of last week’s duel on the Temporary Foreign Worker Program was Laila with 71%. This week’s topic: Considering the results of the Joint Review Panel report on BC Hydro’s… Continue Reading “This weeks column for 24Hrs Vancouver: BC Hydro hasn’t made a convincing case for pushing costly dam onto taxpayers”

This week’s column for 24Hrs Vancouver: BC Hydro hasn’t proved its case Site C is even needed

A very late posting of my Monday column this week,as unexpected events last weekend required my attention elsewhere, and delayed other posts here on my site as well. This week, Brent and I debated this question:  Do the benefits of BC Hydro’s Site C… Continue Reading “This week’s column for 24Hrs Vancouver: BC Hydro hasn’t proved its case Site C is even needed”

This week’s column for 24Hrs Vancouver: Changing the rules doesn’t make LNG ‘clean’ energy

Yes, yes, yes, I know I’ve teased you with hints of the post on the BC NDP, and a couple other gems, but I’ve come down sick with a nasty head cold and cough that makes me feel like my brain is cotton.  Thankfully,I… Continue Reading “This week’s column for 24Hrs Vancouver: Changing the rules doesn’t make LNG ‘clean’ energy”

Fallacio – the act of sucking up to voters with extensive promises to achieve political completion.

You know an election is coming when you start hearing the words: ” I promise…”  or ” An ‘X” government will commit to.. { fill in the blank} ” So, in honour of the barrels of promises British Columbians are likely to hear in the months… Continue Reading “Fallacio – the act of sucking up to voters with extensive promises to achieve political completion.”