Category Archives: Radio

Salt SPring Resident Demonstrating in support of Burnaby Mountain

(BC) Vigil on Burnaby Mountain (Podcast)

Screen-shot-2014-03-18-at-3.43.47-PM1Broadcast on Cortes Community Radio (CKTZ, 89.5 FM), Salt Spring Island Radio (107.9 & 102.1 FM GREEN) & Powell River Community Radio (CJMP, 90.1 FM)

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(BC) Logging Impacts in the Chapman Creek Watershed (Podcast)

Screen-shot-2014-03-18-at-3.43.47-PM1Broadcast on Cortes Community Radio (CKTZ, 89.5 FM) and  Powell River Community Radio (CJMP, 90.1 FM) .

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(l to r) Eric Sloan, President of Urban Cultivator; Chef Ned Bell, Executive Chef of Four Seasons Vancouver;  Tarren Wolfe, Founder of the Urban Cultivator

North America’s #1 Urban Cultivator

Originally Published in Clean Technica

By Roy L Hales

Screen-shot-2014-03-18-at-3.43.47-PM1The problem with buying greens in a supermarket is that they usually lost half of their nutrients within a day of being cut. As anyone with a garden knows, freshness translates into taste. A Vancouver company brings this freshness into kitchens. North America’s #1 Urban Cultivator gives restaurants and homeowners an opportunity to grow micro-greens and herbs year round.

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Entrance to Kinder Morgan's Westridge Marine Terminal - Courtesy the Wilderness Committee video "Save the Salish Sea"

Three Intervenors Speak Against the Trans Mountain Pipeline Hearings

Screen-shot-2014-03-18-at-3.43.47-PM1Broadcast on Cortes Community Radio (CKTZ, 89.5 FM), Powell River Community Radio (CJMP, 90.1 FM)

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Map Showing distribution of geothermal potential - Courtesy CanGEA

BC may have a “Trillion Dollar Opportunity”

The Province’s Geothermal Potential

By Roy L Hales

Screen-shot-2014-03-18-at-3.43.47-PM1BC may have a “Trillion Dollar Opportunity,” and it is NOT LNG.*  There are more than 150 known hot springs in Western Canada. Look at the map above, most of the high generation temperature areas are in BC! According to Alison Thompson, Chair of the Canadian Geothermal Association, there is more than enough geothermal energy to power the province’s grid, yet none of these sites have been developed. Geothermal Energy has never been invited to bid on calls for power. In fact, there isn’t a single developed geothermal site in all of Canada!

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Greenpeace takes over Kinder Morgan facility in Burnaby, B.C., on October 16, 2013 - Courtesy, Caelie Frampton, CC By Sa, 2.0 .

What is going on with the Trans Mountain Pipeline Project? (Podcast)

Screen-shot-2014-03-18-at-3.43.47-PM1Broadcast on Cortes Community Radio (CKTZ, 89.5 FM), Powell River Community Radio (CJMP, 90.1 FM) and  Spring Island Radio (107.9 & 102.1 FM GREEN)

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All photos by Roy L Hales

BC: Whaletown Commons Became a Park

Podcast below was Broadcast on Cortes Community Radio (CKTZ, 89.5 FM)  on Tuesday November 4, 2014. 

By Roy L Hales

Screen-shot-2014-03-18-at-3.43.47-PM1There was a celebration on Cortes Island a little more than a week ago. Close to a hundred people came out in the rain to much on some of the goodies and listen to some of the communities elders. After more than a quarter of a century, Whaletown Commons became a park.

All Photos taken by Roy L Hales
All Photos taken by Roy L Hales

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BC: Blockade the Sabine Channel (Podcast & video)

Screen-shot-2014-03-18-at-3.43.47-PM1Broadcast on Cortes ( CKTZ, 89.5 FM) Powell River (CJMP, 90.1 FM) and Salt Spring Island ( CFSI, 107.9 & 102.1 Green FM) Community Radio Stations

Video courtesy Eoghan Moriarty of  ReelPortHearings.org 

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