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Election Day of Action: Call Premier Stelmach and your candidates - Keep Alberta Nuclear-Free

Sierra Club of Canada — Prairie Chapter

On Friday Febuary 29th, the Sierra Club, along with citizens and groups from across Alberta, will be mobilizing a mass call-in day to candidates and party leaders to let them know that its time to stand up for the environment and future generations, and that Albertans want to Keep Alberta Nuclear Free!

Join with us, participate and spread the word to your groups and listserves. Read more about Election Day of Action: Call Premier Stelmach and your candidates - Keep Alberta Nuclear-Free

YEP Speaker Event: A discussion on nuclear energy

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The recent nuclear proposal in Alberta has brought debate from all sides – What are the benefits? What are the cost and risks? Wayne Henuset, President and Co-Chairman of Energy Alberta Corporation and Marlo Raynolds, Executive Director of the Pembina Institute, will discuss the issues and the future of nuclear energy in Alberta. Each speaker will talk for five minutes, followed by a Q&A discussion.When: Wednesday, Jan. 16, doors open at 5:30 p.m.

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Concerned Citizens Converge on Legislature to deliver Radioactive Waste and and Anti-Nuclear Petition

Sierra Club of Canada — Prairie Chapter

November 19th 2007

(Edmonton) Concerned citizens from Peace River, Whitecourt and other communities in Northern Alberta converged on Edmonton this morning to deliver leaky radioactive waste barrels to the Alberta Legislature to protest the proposed nuclear reactors slated for their communities, raise awareness about the dirty and dangerous impacts of nuclear energy, and demand Premier Stelmach keep Alberta Nuclear Free. Members of the Peace River Environmental Society and the Grimshaw community loaded up a wagon with fake radioactive waste barrels on November 18th, and took the toxic cargo on the road, stopping along the way in Valleyview, Fox Creek and Whitecourt, as well as High Prairie, Slave Lake and Athabasca, to bring attention to their struggle to stop nuclear reactors from being built in their community before converging for a rally in Edmonton. Read more about Concerned Citizens Converge on Legislature to deliver Radioactive Waste and and Anti-Nuclear Petition

Is Nuclear the Answer? with Paul Gunter, Beyond Nuclear

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This talk will focus on providing a path forward while debunking the new mythology that nuclear power, bio-fuels and fossil fuels can offer viable energy solutions for the 21st Century. Paul Gunter is the Director of Reactor Oversight for the organization Beyond Nuclear based in Maryland, US. Co-sponsored by Citizens Advocating Use of Sustainable Energy (CAUSE).

Sierra Club Chinook Group Monthly Meeting: "A Nuclear Future for Alberta?"

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Sierra Club of Canada — Chinook GroupThe Chinook Group's regular monthly public meeting will take place Wednesday, September 5 from 7 to 9 pm at the Calgary Area Outdoor Council building at 1111 Memorial Drive NW. This month's topic:Atomic Energy of Canada Ltd has joined forces with a local group (Energy Alberta Corporation) to sell Albertans on nuclear development. Elena Schacherl, representing a provincial coalition group, Citizens Advocating Use of Sustainable Energy (CAUSE), will fill us in on the scope and status of this proposal for nuclear development in Alberta.

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