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Apr 30, 2020

Site Rehabilitation Program

Eligible oil and gas service companies can apply for grant funding to do abandonment and reclamation work on oil and gas sites in Alberta.

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Apr 30, 2020

Health and Safety Association Guidance Documents for Workplaces During the COVID-19 Outbreak

The Ontario government works closely with four provincial health and safety associations (HSAs) to help set, communicate and enforce the Occupational Health and Safety Act.

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Apr 27, 2020

Alberta unveils process for paying out $1 billion in oilfield cleanup grants

Oilfield services companies in Alberta will be able to apply through an online portal starting May 1 for $1 billion in grants under the oilfield rehabilitation program announced by the federal government last week.

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Apr 27, 2020

Malls Face Catastrophic Hit in Canada With Unpaid Rent Surging

Malls and main-street shops, bastions of community commerce, were already under pressure after two years of weak retail sales, rising property taxes and the shift to e-commerce.

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Apr 27, 2020

Is your environmental investigation “essential”? Environmental services during the COVID-19 pandemic

Canadians are adjusting to a new way of life, characterized by physical distancing, closure of non-essential places of business and working remotely.

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Apr 27, 2020

Stakeholders discuss possible options for Ontario Jobs and Recovery Committee

Should governments pour funding into shovel-ready infrastructure projects as the most effective way to get Ontario’s economy humming again when the COVID-19 pandemic recedes?

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Apr 24, 2020

A five-layered defense for workplace reopening

Harvard healthy-buildings expert has laid out a lower-cost, five-layered approach for employers and building managers as they consider how to safely reopen their establishments and get America back to work.

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Apr 24, 2020

Addressing climate change in a post-pandemic world

The coronavirus crisis holds profound lessons that can help us address climate change—if we make greater economic and environmental resiliency core to our planning for the recovery ahead.

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Apr 24, 2020

Taking action to tackle Canada’s contaminated sites

Illegal dumping, unauthorized activities and mining, oil and gas developments have left behind countless contaminated sites in harbours, industrial areas and First Nations communities across Canada.

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Apr 21, 2020

Understanding inactive and orphan wells in Alberta

Ottawa’s announcement of $1.72 billion in funding support to clean up inactive and orphan wells in Western Canada has raised questions about what these wells are, their status and their impacts.

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