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Electricity demand from greenhouses strains Ontario supply Electricity demand from greenhouses strains Ontario supply
10/18/2019 | Full Story

Cap and trade court decision gives both sides something to cheer Cap and trade court decision gives both sides something to cheer
10/18/2019 | Full Story

Lawmakers Point Fingers Across Aisle Over Stalled Pipeline Bill Lawmakers Point Fingers Across Aisle Over Stalled Pipeline Bill
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Alberta will put $1 billion behind Indigenous investment in resource projects
Alberta has introduced legislation to create the Alberta Indigenous Opportunities Corporation (AIOC), a Crown corporation that will provide capital and technical support to Indigenous and Métis groups willing to invest in provincial...
10/11/2019 | Full Story

WWF-Canada and insurer work toward building flood-resilient communities
World Wildlife Fund Canada (WWF-Canada) and the RSA Canada group of companies have joined forces to assess vulnerabilities and develop adaptation plans in the Saint John River watershed. RSA Canada, a national insurance company, is providing...
10/11/2019 | Full Story

'War on Coal' Barely Dented Already-Wounded Industry, Study Says
10/11/2019 | Full Story

NS government set to make decision on future of Northern Pulp
10/11/2019 | Full Story

COLUMN: Composting must meet several competing objectives
10/4/2019 | Full Story

Landform Design: New institute promotes the future of mine reclamation
10/4/2019 | Full Story

Your Shaving Cream Could Be a Worker Hazard, Regulators Say
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Nova Scotia wants to ban the bag
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Ontario begins aggregate reform
9/27/2019 | Full Story

Federal Court ties Alberta's hands on Bill 12
9/27/2019 | Full Story

States Challenge Trump Administration Endangered Species Policy
9/27/2019 | Full Story

CIBC sets $150-billion target for environmental financing by 2027
9/27/2019 | Full Story

Belden Canada Inc fined $70,000 after worker critically injured Log In or Subscribe to View Article
9/26/2019 | Full Story

TTC fined $265,000 after worker crushed between work car and pick-up truck Log In or Subscribe to View Article
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Lafarge Canada Inc fined $400,000 for worker death Log In or Subscribe to View Article
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Where the parties stand on environmental issues
During election campaigns, parties generally prefer to release details of their platform in small morsels. Only near the end of the campaign do they gather those morsels into a single-party platform document.
9/26/2019 | Full Story

ALBERTA - environment legislation
Innovative Energy Technologies Regulation. Repealed. Effective September 30, 2019.
9/26/2019 | Full Story

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Convictions

Belden Canada Inc fined $70,000 after worker critically injured Log In or Subscribe to View Article
Belden Canada Inc. in Cobourg, Ontario was fined $70,000, plus a 25% victim surcharge, after a worker, caught in operating machinery, was critically injured.
9/26/2019 | Full Story

TTC fined $265,000 after worker crushed between work car and pick-up truck Log In or Subscribe to View Article
Toronto Transit Commission (TTC) in Toronto, Ontario was fined $265,000, plus a 25% victim surcharge, after a worker was crushed between a work car and a pick-up truck when the work car was being moved.
9/26/2019 | Full Story

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Legal Commentary

It's not easy being green: Considering the environmental costs of cannabis cultivation
The passage of Bill C-45, the Cannabis Act, with Royal Assent in June 2018 put Canada on track to be the first G-7 country to legalize recreational cannabis. With the Cannabis Act and its regulations slated to come into force on October 17,...
10/25/2018 | Full Story

It's not easy being green: Considering the environmental costs of cannabis cultivation Log In or Subscribe to View Article
The passage of Bill C-45, the Cannabis Act, with Royal Assent in June 2018 put Canada on track to be the first G-7 country to legalize recreational cannabis. With the Cannabis Act and its regulations slated to come into force on October 17,...
9/26/2018 | Full Story

Changes on the horizon: Alberta introduces amendments to its remediation certificate program Log In or Subscribe to View Article
On June 1, 2018, the government of Alberta filed the Remediation Certificate Amendment Regulation (Alta. Reg. 97/2018), which will update the current Remediation Certificate Regulation (Alta. Reg. 154/2009) and will re-name it the Remediation...
7/27/2018 | Full Story

Everything old is new again: federal government proposes changes to Fisheries Act Log In or Subscribe to View Article
In 2016, the federal government launched a review of federal environmental assessment and regulatory processes, including a review of changes made to the Fisheries Act in 2012. On February 6, 2018, the federal government announced amendments to...
3/27/2018 | Full Story

Process matters: Supreme Court of Canada quashes land use plan approval by Yukon government Log In or Subscribe to View Article
On December 1, 2017, the Supreme Court of Canada (SCC) delivered its decision in First Nation of Nacho Nyak Dun v. Yukon, 2017 SCC 58, which overturned the Yukon government’s decision to open the Peel watershed for development and...
12/20/2017 | Full Story

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Case Studies

Inadequate Due Diligence Left Bank Liable for $2.3 Million in Damages, Attorney Says
A recent case in California illustrates the importance of banks “fully understanding the costs potentially associated with a property before they either close the loan or take title,” an environmental attorney told Bloomberg BNA...
11/28/2014 | Full Story

STUDY: Canada's drinking water contaminated by excreted drugs Log In or Subscribe to View Article

9/22/2014 | Full Story

Small appliance repair beaten down by throwaway culture Log In or Subscribe to View Article

8/12/2014 | Full Story

Finnish researcher finds success using fungal remediation Log In or Subscribe to View Article
White-rot fungus, mostly known for its ability to decay forest wood, can be used as a low-cost cleanser for contaminated soils, a Finnish researcher has found. 
6/26/2014 | Full Story

VIDEOS: Sneak peek at Toronto's East Bayfront condo remediation Log In or Subscribe to View Article

6/25/2014 | Full Story

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