Documentary argues that burning biomass for electricity is worse for the environment than coal

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The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change paints a bleak picture of climate change in its recent report. The document says we face a possible disaster if we don't cut carbon emissions by 45 per cent in the next 12 years. A key part of that solution lies in our forests, says Mary Booth. She has a PhD in ecology, and is director of the NGO Partnership for Policy Integrity. And she's one of the people featured in the documentary "Burned," which is currently touring the province.

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