by Mark Sabourin - With two new pieces of legislation, the federal government is moving to undo an important piece of the Harper government’s environmental legacy.
By Deborah Jaremko - Here's a selection of major project work underway to produce, transport or add value to Canadian oil and gas in the New Year.
By Mark Sabourin - “Build on Building Better Lives: Ontario’s Long-Term Infrastructure Plan 2017”, released November 28, 2017, is an update and tweak of a series of plans anchored to the commitment to invest $190 billion in infrastructure over the 13-year period beginning in 2014-15.
By Mark Sabourin - Nova Scotia’s Department of Environment is doing a poor job of monitoring compliance with the terms and conditions imposed by environmental assessments, says the province’s Auditor General.
By Mark Sabourin - The Manitoba government is welcoming an Auditor General’s report that gives the province mostly a failing grade for its performance against climate change objectives.
By Mark Sabourin - The introduction of a permit-by-rule system in the Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change (MOECC) has greatly improved environmental protection of Ontarians, according to Environmental Commissioner of Ontario Dianne Saxe.
By Mark Sabourin - A new discussion paper, “Environmental and Regulatory Reviews”, released by the federal government outlines many of the changes now being considered to reform the environmental impact assessment process.