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.
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.
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.
Ontario marks a whirlwind year since Doug Ford’s election
He has undone many of the Liberals’ signature policies.
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.
Ontario government passes legislation to scrap cap and trade
Doug Ford’s government has already cancelled most programs financed through cap and trade revenues.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Ontario legislation to scrap cap-and-trade program
Proposed legislation will set out the legal framework to wind down the program.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Carbon, for what it’s worth
We’ll pay a high price for government efforts to do a poor job of reducing emissions.
Carbon price could cut 90 million tonnes of emissions by 2022: report
Ottawa analysis is attempting to sell the politically divisive, carbon-pricing policy.
Saskatchewan seeks Court of Appeal ruling on federal carbon tax
Challenge asserts the province has the constitutional authority to set policy.
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.
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.
Setting a price for carbon
Despite the collegial, sunny vibe, Trudeau and the premiers are not necessarily on the same page.
Cap and trade
Threat or opportunity?
What cap and trade means to manufacturers
Ontario’s carbon crusade will likely mimic programs in California and Quebec.