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Jim Harding Columns

Jim Harding is a retired professor of justice studies at the University of Regina. He is a founding member of the Regina Group for a Non-Nuclear Society and was director of research for Prairie Justice Research at the University of Regina, where he headed up the Uranium Inquiries Project. Jim also acted as consultant to the NFB award-winning film Uranium. He is the author of Canada’s Deadly Secret: Saskatchewan Uranium and the Global Nuclear System.

Will Haiti Be Rebuilt Sustainably?

It's more than a month since the powerful earthquake left Haiti devastated.

Carbon Capture, Offsets and Bonds: Will Any of Them Work?

Governments that believe the industrial economy depends on the continuing use of fossil fuels want to maintain business-as-usual.

Can carbon-capture move us towards sustainability?

Saskatchewan is a pioneer in carbon capture and storage (CCS) and the Sask Party government thinks this is a win-win-win: good for the economy, for the oil industry and for reducing carbon emission

What Challenges Face Renewable Energy?

The feature in the November 2009 Scientific American shows plenty of renewable energy for future uses. But what are the challenges to conversion and are they manageable?

Are Alternative Sources of Energy Available?

Saskatchewan people are becoming more informed about energy, as we should.

After Copenhagen: A New Year's Resolution Worth Making

Was Copenhagen a predictable failure?

The University Needs Some Soul-Searching about Sustainability

Can we learn about the challenge sustainability presents our universities, from the roles professors play in public policy?

Women’s Equality and Sustainability: What’s The Connection?

During the recent World Economic Forum in India a panel on achieving equality for women was broadcast by BBC.