Friday, October 23, 2020
Coalition pour que le Québec ait meilleure mine, a non profit dedicated to improving the environmental and social practices of the mining industry gave top marks to the Green Party of Quebec's 2018 election platform. https://www.facebook.com/alex.tyrrell.92/posts/2154154791464471  
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Live from the Canadian Malartic gold mine to take a stand for increased royalties, stronger environmental regulations and to support local residents who are fighting for their right to a clean environment! ✅ https://www.facebook.com/alex.tyrrell.92/videos/2129990597214224/ French: https://www.facebook.com/alex.tyrrell.92/posts/2130011070545510?__xts__%5B0%5D=68.ARCBSH1kfNVE55rOh-ovdcP-gLoTAM75tU0aLXxasqNF1q0fGy-m7afz3iFwW6vVuAERoeI_c6rVoDoG2Hd925-7Rwcl7W7DhAuGh3Ah1jpGaSkwMK-LOW1HXGLBevHONVxWEQ-YfrrxIN8lse93d6AdEVLhbjLVuDvhFum1OkWe88jI6OUJGSCfj3Tzflrh66H7cddUGYkxALTZ-fH0gfbfKLj7tpw2dSet--nIHRvn50exossNPzk6EASTWBzXLtiNFxwEeb1TF6uBRp_DgszEb5etvz4FNu6V7fORU5enSnHiNAX7uvYQa1kBVHK7HEoaTiLVOBAAUEoRepQmyvsGR0U&__tn__=-R
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Very pleased to have received confirmation that the Minister of the Environment, Isabelle Melançon, will mandate BAPE to study the construction of new process water and sedimentation basins at the Mont-Wright mine in Fermont. If the project goes ahead, it could cost us "the destruction of 11 lakes, 15 ponds...
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The Parti Vert du Québec denounces the upcoming expansion of the Canadian Malartic gold mine, which is likely to generate 10 times more noise than the BAPE recommends. Here is an issue where Philippe Couillard's Liberal government is putting the private interests of a large company ahead of those...
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Visit to the Canadian Malartic gold mine in Québec's Abitibi East region where local residents are in court to have their health and rights respected. This open pit mine, one of the biggest in the country, has generated billions of dollars of profits for the private sector but has never...
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This afternoon, Jessica Wells and I stopped by the Matamec Mining Corporation office in Témiscaming Québec to reiterate the Green Party of Québec's opposition to their controversial rare earth mining project near Lake Kipawa. The project that Matamec is proposing involves using over 160k litres of water per hour, 365 days per...
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Possible justice for the villagers of Ecuador, victims of extreme environmental contamination by the oil company Chevron. Around the world, Canadian mining companies practice a form of colonialism that aims to extract natural resources as quickly as possible without any concern for the environmental or social impacts of their controversial...
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It's great to hear that Toyota has divested from the Matamec Rare Earth project in Abitibi-Temiscamingue. With the withdrawal of Toyota's investment the finances of Matamec Explorations inc are very fragile. Today their stock was trading at 1/4 of what it was a few months ago. It is vital to continue...
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Cree walkers have walked more than 850 km in the winter to oppose uranium mining in Quebec as part of the BAPE on uranium issues. The Green Party of Quebec presented a brief against uranium mining and called for a complete ban on all uranium mining in Quebec. https://www.facebook.com/alex.tyrrell.92/posts/1573517419528214?__xts__%5B0%5D=68.ARBMg-oppQm31WkfRCuOJWyr0SGXNMgJIVH8q8Asgr4ZDKw4X4j77k6iXPG9Fet_-Bk8CvA0S1TtpXYrwWk1ExDD8hOm24KszsgYILiw4SeXfAhap68yLJsHdoI8c95AP-ZARjPvD1yMJt6nhPQp5OlpFEwHqKaOygjx3zkaecScrVdNeLLgLKx72w6jMnDyFF4BYJkQF4w8GjXU49FZW3EIoberV5NPlV6v0WbKPy8fZ-sY9WNMpohQR0k0VZeEccgIhPgRHnfc785Fo6aECjH2WN8bvxPa&__tn__=-R
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