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Decisions on scope of Evergreen Line not fully informed – auditor general

March 28, 2013

The provincial government moved ahead with SkyTrain as the preferred model for the $ 1.4-billion Evergreen Line despite the fact the project risks were not fully assessed nor a plan developed on how agencies would measure performance, according to a new auditor general’s report. Vancouver Sun – News / Vancouver

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Auditor general delivers damning report on B.C.’s carbon trading system, Crown corporation that managed funds

March 28, 2013

B.C. auditor general John Doyle delivered a damning report Wednesday on the province’s controversial carbon trading system and the Crown corporation Pacific Carbon Trust. Vancouver Sun – News / Vancouver

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UPDATED: Auditor General issues scathing report on Pacific Carbon Trust

March 27, 2013
UPDATED: Auditor General issues scathing report on Pacific Carbon Trust

B.C.’s auditor-general says the government’s claim of a carbon-neutral public sector is bogus, and the Pacific Carbon Trust is not properly investing taxpayers’ money. The scathing report by John Doyle says the trust invested 70 per cent of the money it collects from schools, hospitals and universities in just two projects – for a total [...]

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Carbon offsets program slammed by B.C. Auditor General

March 27, 2013
Carbon offsets program slammed by B.C. Auditor General

B.C.’s Auditor General John Doyle issued a scathing report on the provincial government’s efforts to be carbon neutral, calling efforts to buying carbon offsets to counter its greenhouse gas emissions a failure. CBC | British Columbia News

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Air ambulance service needs better monitoring, says B.C. auditor general

March 23, 2013

B.C.’s auditor general looks for signs of life at B.C. Ambulance Service, finds the emergency medical provider lacks monitoring and clear goals for improved preformance globeandmail – British Columbia

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