Relaxes renewable energy goals in climate change fight.
Part of his second-term plan to combat climate change and prepare for its effects.
Plans to export production methods to its plants globally
New renewable energy sources won’t scale up fast enough to supply world’s needs.
GHG emissions by 2020 will top 734 megatonnes – a long way from Canada’s 607-megatonne target.
The other major polluter enters into joint emissions-cutting initiatives.
Federal government launches ad campaign in the US to promote regulatory approach to emissions.
New study finds lack of the long rains in early 2011 impacted by greenhouse gas concentrations.
US Court of Appeals denies industry challenges, dismisses others.
The world’s air has reached what scientists call a troubling new milestone for carbon dioxide, the main global warming pollutant.
A CEC report has found that Canada’s fossil fuel-powered generating plants average higher greenhouse gas emissions for the same amount of electricity than American or Mexican stations.
Alberta companies that produce more than 100,000 tonnes of emissions must achieve a 12% reduction from 2005 levels. If they don’t, they pay into a that the CCEMC uses to finance GHG mitigation projects.
Energy Innovation is opening Toronto’s first biodiesel manufacturing facility within the city’s port lands.