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Where Is Canada On Climate Change Disclosure? More Guidance; But Old Rules
Demands for better reporting on climate change risks and opportunities by investors and the public have been increasing, prompting the Canadian Securities Administrators in March 2017
Canada
26 Aug 2019
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Government Of Canada Enacts Changes To Environmental Assessment Processes
On June 21, 2019, the federal government of Canada (Canada) passed Bill C-69, new legislation that will materially reform the federal environmental assessment regime in Canada.
Canada
26 Jul 2019
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Climate Change Litigation Arrives In Canada
•Two recent developments demonstrate that climate change litigation has arrived in Canada: the ENVironnement JEUnesse lawsuit in Québec ...
Worldwide
12 Feb 2019
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Corporate Governance: More Engagement
The representation of women on boards and in executive officer positions continued to be of interest to regulators, investors and the media.
Canada
27 Dec 2018
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Climate Change Regulation: New Tensions Between Federal And Provincial Legislators
Climate change regulation is once again making legal headlines this year as the Government of Canada enacted its federal carbon pricing plan and new tensions between the federal and provincial governments have emerged.
Canada
21 Dec 2018
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Government Of Alberta Launches And Seeks Input On Community Generation Program For Renewable Electricity
On November 22, 2018, the Government of Alberta announced that it is investing $200 million of Climate Leadership Plan funds to launch a new Community Generation Program (Program).
Canada
14 Dec 2018
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Federal Government Seeks Information From Indigenous Businesses To Support Clean Electricity Procurement For National Defence Operations
The PSAB is a Government of Canada initiative that seeks to increase federal contracting opportunities and access to federal procurement for Aboriginal businesses.
Canada
11 Nov 2018
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First Of Its Kind – Ontario NDP Tables Civil Liability For Climate Change Bill
On March 26, 2018, Ontario NDP MPP Peter Tabuns introduced Bill 21: "an Act respecting civil liability for climate-related harms," which seeks to: (i) impose civil liability on companies ...
Canada
6 Apr 2018
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Ontario Government Proposes Significant Overhaul To Municipal Planning Approval And Appeal Process With Bill 139
On May 30, 2017, the Ontario government tabled Bill 139, the Building Better Communities and Conserving Watersheds Act, 2017 [PDF] (Bill 139) for 1st Reading in the provincial legislature.
Canada
13 Jun 2017
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Expert Report On Environmental Assessment Gives Rise To More Uncertainty
On April 5, 2017, the Expert Panel for the Review of Environmental Assessment Processes in Canada released its Final Report entitled Building Common Ground
Canada
21 Apr 2017
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Alberta's Carbon Tax – Bill 20: The Climate Leadership Implementation Act
On May 24, 2016, Alberta's Environment and Parks Minister Shannon Phillips introduced Bill 20: the Climate Leadership Implementation Act, which implements the carbon levy on Albertans and Alberta businesses...
Canada
7 Jun 2016
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Alberta Budget 2016 And Climate Change Leadership Plan
On April 14, 2016, Alberta's NDP government released its new fiscal plan (the 2016 Budget), which implements the Climate Change Leadership Plan (the Plan) previously announced by the government this past November.
Canada
21 Apr 2016
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Ontario Reveals Proposed Legislation And Regulations For Its Cap And Trade Regime
In February 2015 the MOECC released a discussion paper that identified carbon pricing as a critical action necessary to reduce emissions of greenhouse gases (GHG) in Ontario.
Canada
10 Mar 2016
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Alberta's New Climate Change Leadership Plan
In advance of Premier Notley's meeting with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and the Paris Climate Change conference later this month, Alberta's New Democratic government has dramatically bolstered its climate change management strategies.
Canada
24 Nov 2015
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The New Normal Of Carbon Pricing: Ontario To Unveil A Cap-And-Trade System In An Effort To Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions
On April 13, 2015, Premier Kathleen Wynne announced that Ontario will enter into a cap-and-trade agreement with Québec in an effort to curb greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in Ontario.
Canada
15 Apr 2015
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British Columbia Proposes Greenhouse Gas Industrial Reporting And Control Act
On October 20, 2014, B.C. Environment Minister Mary Polak tabled the province’s first bill targeting industrial greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions.
Canada
23 Oct 2014
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Ontario Resurrects Proposed Great Lakes Protection Act As Part Of Larger Great Lakes Strategy
On February 25, 2013, Ontario's Minister of the Environment, Jim Bradley, re-introduced the Great Lakes Protection Act, the government's first major step in implementing its Great Lakes Strategy released in December 2012.
Canada
4 Mar 2013
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Change Is In The Air: Ontario Closer To A Cap-And-Trade System
The Ontario's Ministry of the Environment has recently posted the Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reductions in Ontario: A Discussion Paper on the Environmental Registry, in conjunction with a consultation period open until April 21, 2013.
Canada
27 Feb 2013
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U.S. Advisory Committee Releases Draft Climate Change Report For Public Consultation
A description of the report released by the U.S. National Climate Assessment and Development Advisory Committee, which summarizes the current scientific understanding regarding climate change and its potential impacts.
Canada
29 Jan 2013
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Ontario Power Authority Finalizes Price for Micro-scale Ground-Mounted Solar PV Projects and Precludes "Commercial Aggregators" from MicroFIT Program
On August 13, 2010, following the completion of its 30-day consultation period with respect to the proposed change to the pricing for ground-mounted solar PV projects up to 10 kilowatts in size, the Ontario Power Authority announced amended and finalized new pricing and introduced other new changes to the microFIT Program, which among other changes prevents "commercial aggregators" from participating in the microFIT Program.
Canada
24 Aug 2010
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