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November 27, 2019  

Too late for a carbon tax, says former Ontario Liberal environment minister

Glenn Murray says carbon taxes will take too long to work, given how quickly the planet is warming.

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October 24, 2019  

Quebec hopes Trump lawsuit doesn’t force California out of carbon market

But Legault says the cap and trade system is still viable without the US state.

News Government Manufacturing General
July 9, 2019  

PEI, Quebec intervene in Saskatchewan’s legal challenge of carbon tax

Ontario, Alberta, Manitoba, New Brunswick and BC have also filed notices of intervention in the province’s appeal.

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June 6, 2019  

Ontario marks a whirlwind year since Doug Ford’s election

He has undone many of the Liberals’ signature policies.

News Energy Government Manufacturing General
January 17, 2019  

Consultation shows few support scrapping cap and trade: commissioner

Government plan proposes to spur private investment in clean technologies, create performance standards for large emitters.

News Energy General
November 1, 2018  

Ontario government passes legislation to scrap cap and trade

Doug Ford’s government has already cancelled most programs financed through cap and trade revenues.

News Energy Government Manufacturing General
October 16, 2018  

Cancelling cap and trade will result in $3B in lost revenue: FAO [UPDATED]

Financial watchdog says loss is greater than the savings achieved by cutting program spending.

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October 4, 2018  

Ontario, Saskatchewan premiers to meet in Saskatoon about carbon tax, economy

Doug Ford is also to speak Friday at a “Scrap The Carbon Tax Rally” in Calgary.

News Energy Government Manufacturing General
September 12, 2018  

Ontario promises public cap and trade consultations after facing legal action

Greenpeace says the government flouted the province’s Environmental Bill of Rights by failing to hold public consultations.

News Government General
August 30, 2018  

Ontario cuts natural gas price after revoking cap and trade regulations

Ford says the change will save families $80 a year and small businesses will save $285 annually.

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July 25, 2018  

Ontario legislation to scrap cap-and-trade program

Proposed legislation will set out the legal framework to wind down the program.

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July 12, 2018  

Ontario government to lay out road map for province in first throne speech

The speech, which opens a summer sitting of provincial parliament, is expected to focus on the Tory’s immediate priorities.

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July 10, 2018  

Ont. PC government cancels $100-million school repair fund

The fund is tied to Ontario’s cap-and-trade system, which Doug Ford has begun dismantling.

News Government Manufacturing General
July 4, 2018  

Ontario cancelling cap and trade akin to pulling out of climate framework: feds

$420 million earmarked for Ontario under the Low Carbon Economy Leadership Fund is under review.

News Energy Government Manufacturing General
June 20, 2018  

Solar investors expected to snub Ontario in wake of Ford enviro decisions

Money will flow instead to Alberta and US markets, says Toronto-based SolarWall.

Insight Government Manufacturing Sustainability
May 16, 2018  

Carbon, for what it’s worth

We’ll pay a high price for government efforts to do a poor job of reducing emissions.

News Government General Sustainability
April 30, 2018  

Carbon price could cut 90 million tonnes of emissions by 2022: report

Ottawa analysis is attempting to sell the politically divisive, carbon-pricing policy.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
April 25, 2018  

Saskatchewan seeks Court of Appeal ruling on federal carbon tax

Challenge asserts the province has the constitutional authority to set policy.

News Energy Manufacturing General Sustainability
April 4, 2018  

Carbon tax revenue could go straight to Ontario residents: McKenna

Warning in response to Tory Leader Doug Ford’s plans to scrap cap-and-trade and reject a carbon tax.

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March 13, 2017  

Is this “good-bye” Ontario?

Coalition calls for government action as soaring energy and carbon costs drive small and mid-sized companies out of the province.

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April 20, 2016  

Setting a price for carbon

Despite the collegial, sunny vibe, Trudeau and the premiers are not necessarily on the same page.

Feature Energy Government Manufacturing General Sustainability
December 18, 2015  

Cap and trade

Threat or opportunity?

Feature Energy Government Manufacturing General Sustainability
June 26, 2015  

What cap and trade means to manufacturers

Ontario’s carbon crusade will likely mimic programs in California and Quebec.