A BIG Victory for Climate Action

Posted on: February 25th, 2020 by Protect Our Winters Canada

There aren’t a lot of “wins” in climate, so when they do happen you really need to celebrate! Earlier this week, mining giant Teck Resources Ltd. withdrew its application for what would have been the largest oilsands project in history.  What’s even bigger than this win is where it came from; Teck Resources themselves. CEO […]

Climate Saviour?

Posted on: February 24th, 2020 by Protect Our Winters Canada

Remember Mark Carney – the former Governor of the Bank of Canada who looks like George Clooney and just happens to be one of the most respected economists and bankers in the world? Well, after leaving his role with Bank of Canada he held a similar role with Bank of England and is now the […]

History in the Making

Posted on: February 23rd, 2020 by Protect Our Winters Canada

POW Canada athlete ambassador Mark Abma was there to witness aviation history last month when Vancouver’s Harbour Air ran the first all electric commercial test flight. “This is an exciting time to be alive and I look forward to witnessing more innovations in the sector of electric air travel” says Mark. We couldn’t agree more. […]

Policy Works

Posted on: February 20th, 2020 by Protect Our Winters Canada

Ontario’s “Progressive” Conservative government is providing a great case study on the power of policy to address climate change. After being elected in June 2018, Doug Ford’s government eliminated the electric vehicle subsidy which provided Ontarians with up to $14,000 rebate on new purchases. The result? In the first 6 months of 2019, electric vehicle […]

Mont Tremblant Joins the Movement!

Posted on: February 11th, 2020 by Protect Our Winters Canada

Resorts have serious political power – jobs and economic impact as well as a direct connection to outdoor enthusiasts. We’re thrilled to announce Mont Tremblant has become the first resort to join POW Canada and fully commit to pushing our policy agenda and furthering our mission for climate action.     &OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE Mont-Tremblant, […]

THULE CONTEST

Posted on: February 5th, 2020 by Protect Our Winters Canada

    Dear members: This one’s for you!  Our friends at Thule have come on as our newest partners. In celebration of this they have given us an amazing treat that could be yours. A brand new Thule Vector  kit!  We are running this contest on Instagram and you have until the end of the […]

Uniquely Positioned For Impact

Posted on: January 31st, 2020 by Protect Our Winters Canada

You may have heard us say this before, but we truly believe we are positioned for real impact on climate action in Canada. That’s a bold statement and we aren’t there yet, but we’re taking the necessary steps now to build a robust organization that will be a leader in the fight.  So…why are we […]