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January 14, 2020  

Feds work on new policies to stop illegal shipments of garbage

Environment Canada and the Canada Border Services Agency are looking at what can be done.

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May 19, 2015  

Canada sets new greenhouse gas reduction target

Feds pledge to cut emissions to 30% below 2005 levels by 2030; critics say plan is weak.

News Energy Government Oil & Gas General Operations Sustainability
April 9, 2015  

Waste management companies fined $87,000 for PCB spill

Charges stem from a 2012 incident near Saskatoon involving a tractor trailer leak.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General Sustainability
December 18, 2014  

Harper continues to stall on emissions action

PM insists no new Canadian emissions rules for energy sector until US takes action.

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December 2, 2014  

Canada’s clean energy sector investment growing quickly: study

Sector now accounts for almost 24,000 direct jobs.

News Energy Oil & Gas General Sustainability
May 21, 2014  

Ottawa demands NAFTA body drop oil sands tailings investigation

Environment Canada says the CEC is acting “contrary to its authority.”

News Energy Oil & Gas Business Operations Operations Sustainability
October 28, 2013  

Feds backs off oilsands assessments, acknowledge GHG targets not met

The government’s list of projects that will require environmental assessments does not include in-situ oil sands mines.

News Energy Oil & Gas Business Operations Operations Sustainability
October 25, 2013  

Canada won’t meet emissions target: Environment Canada

GHG emissions by 2020 will top 734 megatonnes – a long way from Canada’s 607-megatonne target.

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September 26, 2013  

BC meeting GHG reduction targets, but setting up smokescreen for LNG

Tides Canada report concludes LNG plants will be 300% dirtier than electricity-driven operations.

News Chemicals Business Operations Sustainability
April 26, 2013  

Ottawa won’t investigate Suncor spill despite toxin findings

Undiluted samples from the spill killed rainbow trout exposed to it.

News Energy Operations Sustainability
April 18, 2013  

Wind project on Sable Island a standstill 13 years later

Assessment could result in the scrapping of the five turbines.

News Business Operations Operations Sustainability Technology
February 6, 2013  

Bitumen behaviour latest conflict at Northern Gateway hearings

Northern Gateway proponents say diluted bitumen wouldn’t sink if there’s a marine spill.

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February 5, 2013  

Feds introduce pan-Canadian risk assessment study on marine safety

Study will analyze and evaluate risks of oil or chemical spills in Canadian waters involving ships or oil handling facilities

News Manufacturing Business Operations Sustainability
August 27, 2012  

Most toxic BPA destroyed or in landfills: Canadian study

But critics say the study should not stall efforts to eliminate the chemical.

News Energy Sustainability
April 4, 2012  

Ontario Liberals slapped with $1-billion lawsuits over wind farms

SouthPoint Wind has filed the suit after its offshore wind project applications were cancelled by the provincial government.