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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 81 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States] : Gaiam TV : 2011.

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Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Charles Wilkinson.
Participant or Performer Note:
Featuring interviews with: Diane Culling, Lana Popham, Bruce Sampson, Mark Jaccard, Greg Halseth, David Schindler, Larry Peterson, Bruce Lantz, Ken Boon, Mike Graham, Roland Wilson, Ben Parfitt, Gwen Johansson, Christine Harwood, Art Smolensky, Gerry Attachie, Adele Boucher-Rymhs, Albert Cooper, Nash Jensen, Lorraine Jensen, Gregg Stringham, John Robinson, Mike Hudema ... [et al.]
Summary, etc.:
Peace Out is the Western Canadian documentary feature that asks and answers the question: are we ripping up our back yard for energy - or not? In Canada's vast Peace River region the mega-projects include a major new dam, tens of thousands of hydro-fracked shale gas wells, a nuclear power plant, and the Tar Sands. The film seeks to engage those of us who do not connect our daily decisions with global land use issues. While it focuses on the North Western Canadian wilderness, the issues are universal.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Energy development > Environmental aspects > Canada, Western.
Environmental impact analysis > British Columbia > Peace River Region.
Power resources > Canada, Western.
Energy industries > Canada, Western.
Industrialization > Environmental aspects > British Columbia > Peace River Region.
Energy consumption > Environmental aspects > Canada, Western.
Water resources development > Peace River (B.C. and Alta.)
Dams > Environmental aspects > Peace River Region (B.C. and Alta.)
Dams > Economic aspects > Peace River (B.C. and Alta.)
Hydroelectric power plants > Peace River (B.C. and Alta.)
Water use > Canada, Western.
Natural gas > British Columbia, Northern.
Shale gas industry > Environmental aspects > British Columbia > Peace River Region.
Gas well drilling > Environmental aspects > British Columbia > Peace River Region.
Hydraulic fracturing > Environmental aspects > British Columbia > Peace River Region.
Nuclear energy > Alberta.
Oil sands industry > Environmental aspects > Alberta.
Petroleum industry and trade > Alberta.
Greenhouse gas mitigation > Canada.
Environmental policy > Canada.
Energy policy > Economic aspects > Canada.
Energy policy > Environmental aspects > Canada.
Environmental economics > Canada.
Peace River Watershed (B.C. and Alta.)
Peace River (B.C. and Alta.) > Power utilization > Economic aspects.
Peace River (B.C. and Alta.) > Power utilization > Environmental aspects.

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