John Woodside is Canada's National Observer's lead climate investigator. Focusing on climate finance, lobbying and on energy policy in Canada and the climate emergency, Woodside brings years of experience as an energy journalist to the job. His investigations contain unique, in-depth research that results in high impact journalism.
Before joining National Observer, John reported on energy for allNewBrunswick and allNewfoundlandLabrador, and focused on Muskrat Falls, nuclear power, and the Irving group of companies.
He has also worked with Cited Media and with the foreign policy news outlet OpenCanada.
He is a graduate of the University of British Columbia’s Master of Journalism program.