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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.

Feature Manufacturing Sustainability
September 5, 2018  

Mixed plastics: Managing them in the post-China era

Overcome the challenges presented by restricted export markets.

News Economy General
September 4, 2018  

European automakers claim cutting emissions could cost jobs [UPDATED]

ACEA warns against overly stringent CO2 targets, and unrealistic sales quota for battery electric vehicles.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Sustainability
July 26, 2018  

Feds insist emission standards need to strengthen, as US eases rules

Current rules aim of increasing fuel efficiency for vehicles sold between 2022 and 2025.

News Food & Beverage General
July 12, 2018  

McDonald’s Canada to start buying ‘sustainable’ beef

Under rules outlined by the Canadian Roundtable for Sustainable Beef, animal welfare and grassland management need to be observed.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Sustainability
July 3, 2018  

Tesla makes 5,000 Model 3 electrics per week, but can it continue?

Model is key to turning Tesla from a niche maker of expensive electric cars to a profitable, mass-market automaker.

News Manufacturing General Sustainability
June 18, 2018  

Global warming cooks up ‘a different world’ over 3 decades

World’s annual temperature has warmed nearly 1 degree F, temperature in the US has gone up nearly 1.6 degrees.

News Government Manufacturing General Sustainability
June 14, 2018  

Tories put pressure on Trudeau government to show dollar impact of carbon price

Introducing a a motion demanding the Liberals produce documents on the cost by June 22.

News Energy Manufacturing General
June 8, 2018  

Carbon Engineering says it’s sucking carbon from air, making fuel

BC company says it’s doing it for less than one-third the cost of other companies working on the same technology.

News Manufacturing General Sustainability
June 6, 2018  

Canada on hot seat to deliver on climate change and plastics at G7

Most of the negotiating done, but unclear if all the G7 leaders will sign the charter in Quebec.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Sustainability
May 31, 2018  

Electric vehicle startup SF Motors takes over Indiana plant

Plans to hire back some workers laid off when AM General halted operations at its Mishawaka plant last year.

News Government Manufacturing General
May 14, 2018  

Ontario’s Green party platform focuses on energy conservation

Would move to a clean economy by supporting jobs in cleantech, 100% renewable energy supply by 2050.

News Government Manufacturing General Sustainability
May 9, 2018  

Environment groups pan Liberals for fossil fuels, parks management

Government has kept promises in principle, but not in execution.

News Energy Government Manufacturing General Sustainability
May 1, 2018  

Morneau ducks queries on carbon tax gender costs

Analysis found the impacts differ, depending on the system and how the revenue is used.

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 Government Manufacturing General Sustainability
April 18, 2018  

Canadian emissions creep lower in 2016 but Paris targets still dubious

187 million tonnes away from commitment to get emissions to at least 30% less than they were in 2005 by 2030.

News Manufacturing General Sustainability
April 11, 2018  

Study suggests marine heat waves getting more frequent, lasting longer

The prolonged heat can harm biodiversity, as well as fisheries and aquaculture: scientists.

News Energy Government Manufacturing General
April 5, 2018  

Trudeau heads west with his environment and economy balancing act

Trans Mountain pipeline protesters plan to give him a less-than-warm welcome.

News Manufacturing General Sustainability
April 2, 2018  

Small Arctic climate changes make big difference in ecosystem: study

Even a one-degree increase is melting permafrost, shrinking glaciers, and increasing sediment.

News Government Manufacturing General
March 28, 2018  

Fisheries groups opposing Nova Scotia mill’s proposed effluent treatment plant

Other options should be explored, with rigorous research to assess the impact.

News Government Manufacturing Sustainability
March 28, 2018  

Saskatchewan trending in right way to reduce emissions: environment minister

But scathing audit that says neither the federal government nor the provinces have adequately assessed the risks a changing climate.

News Government Manufacturing Sustainability
March 28, 2018  

Canada, provinces lack clear plan to adapt to climate change: audit

Few governments have detailed plans to reach goals, such as timelines, funding or expected results from specific actions

News Government Manufacturing General Sustainability
February 28, 2018  

McKenna encourages Saskatchewan to sign climate plan ahead of deadline

Province isn’t signing on because of the “ill-conceived” carbon tax to be imposed.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General Sustainability
February 28, 2018  

Trump’s plan to ease climate change rules riles Californians

Hundreds push back at hearing over EPA’s efforts to repeal restrictions on power plant emissions.

News Government Manufacturing General Sustainability
December 4, 2017  

Saskatchewan’s climate change strategy includes buying carbon offsets

Plan includes output-based performance standards big emitters in energy and mining.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Sustainability
December 4, 2017  

Ontario won’t meet 2020 electric vehicle target: analysts

Electric vehicles represented less than 1% of all passenger vehicle sales in Ontario.

News Automotive Manufacturing Transportation General
November 17, 2017  

Tesla wants to electrify big trucks with new electric semitractor-trailer

Trucks account for nearly a quarter of transportation-related greenhouse gas emissions in the US.

News General
November 8, 2017  

Clean fuels standard coming soon but maybe not this fall: McKenna

Will require fuel producers to reduce the carbon intensity of their products.

News Forestry Manufacturing General Sustainability
October 30, 2017  

Softwoods in Maritimes to decline due to global warming: federal study

Study suggests planting species of softwood that are proven to be more resilient in warm climates.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General Sustainability
October 23, 2017  

Dandelions found in oil sands tailings could help clean them up: researchers

A fungus ate the residual chemicals in the leftover sand from oil sands processing.

News General
October 18, 2017  

Industry may face new costs over methane cuts after high emissions reading

CAPP warns that new regulations shouldn’t load industry with too many new costs.

News Manufacturing General Sustainability
September 6, 2017  

Panel on climate change opens session in Montreal to map out future reports

Assessments of research by climate scientists help with the development of climate policy.