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November 21, 2016  

Scandal costs force Volkswagen to shed 30K jobs

Automaker says the job cuts will save $4 billion annually.

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November 14, 2016  

Worldwide carbon emissions flat in last 3 years: climate report

CO2 from fossil fuels and industry is projected to grow by just 0.2% this year.

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October 26, 2016  

Judge approves $15B Volkswagen emissions settlement

Most owners of affected cars that exceed US emissions standards are expected to sell their cars back to VW.

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October 24, 2016  

Alberta adds $33M to GHG reduction fund

Money will be used to develop emissions reduction technologies, and is to be funded by a carbon levy heavy CO2 emitters have paid into since 2007.

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October 12, 2016  

Ontarians ‘very bad actors’ when it comes to GHGs produced: Wynne

Ontario Liberals predict cap-and-trade will add about $5 a month to heating bills, four cents per litre to gas prices.

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October 6, 2016  

Will carbon tax ‘siphon’ $2.5 billion from Saskatchewan?

Where do Brad Wall’s comments on the federal carbon tax plan fall on the Canadian Press’ “baloney metre?”

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October 6, 2016  

Commons votes to ratify Paris global climate deal

Takes effect 30 days after 55 countries, accounting for at least 55% of global emissions, adopt it.

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October 4, 2016  

Time to drop costly biofuels subsidies: Ecofiscal report

Canadian commission finds ethanol and biodiesel policies cost about $640 million a year.

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September 23, 2016  

Nova Scotia wants recognition for carbon emissions reductions

Not keen on federal requirements to adopt carbon tax or cap-and-trade.

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September 20, 2016  

Alberta appoints task force to advise on green tech investments

Five-member panel is to hold public meetings in four Alberta cities in October.

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September 19, 2016  

Parliament resumes with government facing tough choices, stagnant economy

Most daunting challenges facing government are related to energy development, carbon pricing and climate change.

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September 12, 2016  

VW engineer pleads guilty in emissions case, will co-operate

James Robert Liang of Newberry Park, Californi entered the plea in Detroit to one count of conspiracy to defraud the government.

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August 26, 2016  

Ont. Minister not concerned about low demand in cap and trade auction

Only 35% of the available carbon pollution credits were sold in California and Quebec’s latest joint auction.

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August 22, 2016  

BC opts not to hike carbon tax in new climate plan

Province sticks to original timeline to reduce GHG emissions by 80% of 2007 levels by 2050.

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August 2, 2016  

Mitsubishi scandal probe finds unrealistic goals, conflicts

Investigative panel said data falsifying went on for 25 years.