The Climate Test: Can Canada Build New Pipelines and Meet its Climate Commitments?

Apr 24, 2017 by Guest Blog ()

Categories: Climate Change

  This is a guest post by Kevin Brady and Duncan Noble, co-authors of The Climate Test: Aligning Energy Project Assessment with Climate Policy  …Read More


Reaching New Heights - Building Up Good Jobs for Ontarians

Apr 19, 2017 by Mikayla Wujec (Campaign Coordinator, Clean Economy)

Categories: Clean Economy

Red hot housing prices, sky-high condos and expanding sprawl –  all recognizable traits of Ontario’s building sector. Lesser known? The massive opportunity for good…Read More


Tips & tricks for non-toxic spring cleaning

Apr 13, 2017 by Sarah Jamal (Program Coordinator, Toxics)

Categories: Toxics

  While spring brings warmer weather, sunnier days, and beautiful flowers, it also brings the reminder that it’s time to air out, declutter our…Read More


Carbon emissions create impacts on communities

Apr 13, 2017 by Dale Marshall (National Program Manager)

Categories: Climate Change

Two international reports out this week highlight both ends of the climate change problem. First, carbon emissions from countries like Canada are high and…Read More


Big changes ahead for Canada’s environmental laws

Apr 11, 2017 by Patrick DeRochie (Program Manager, Climate & Energy)

Categories: Climate Change

Canadians deserve better. And it’s entirely possible for the federal government to deliver better. That was a key conclusion of the Expert Panel that…Read More


How to overhaul Canada’s pipeline regulator

Apr 07, 2017 by Patrick DeRochie (Program Manager, Climate & Energy)

Categories: Climate Change, Energy East

In the 21st century, we need energy regulation for a clean economy, not a rubber stamp for high-carbon fossil fuel projects Last Friday was…Read More


Building better communities starts with fixing the Ontario Municipal Board

Apr 05, 2017 by Susan Lloyd Swail (Smart Growth Consultant)

Categories: Greenbelt, Smart Growth

Citizens want a say in shaping their communities, but when the system fails they are forced to go the antiquated Ontario Municipal Board (OMB)….Read More


Ontario's cap-and-trade auction a success!

Apr 03, 2017 by Keith Brooks (Programs Director)

Categories: Clean Economy

The results of Ontario’s first cap-and-trade auction are in. And they’re good! Ontario sold 100 per cent of the 2017 permits it was offering…Read More


A Kinder Morgan update

Mar 30, 2017 by Guest Blog ()

Categories: Climate Change

This is a guest post by Eugene Kung of West Coast Environmental Law, B.C.’s legal champion for the environment. It was originally published here…Read More


Four Reasons Keystone XL will not get built

Mar 28, 2017 by Patrick DeRochie (Program Manager, Climate & Energy)

Categories: Climate Change

On Friday, U.S. President Donald Trump issued a Presidential Permit that clears the path for TransCanada to cross the Canada-U.S. border with its proposed…Read More