ENVIRONMENTAL DEFENCE Statement on Canada's proposed methane regulations

May 25, 2017

For Immediate Release: May 25, 2017 Statement by Environmental Defence’s Dale Marshall on Canada’s proposed methane regulations Ottawa, ON — We welcome the federal…Read More


Event on Parliament Hill to discuss need for stronger toxic chemical regulation

May 23, 2017

For immediate release: May 23, 2016 Media Advisory: Event on Parliament Hill to discuss need for stronger toxic chemical regulation Ottawa, ON – On…Read More


Statement by Environmental Defence’s Dale Marshall on the federal government’s options for pricing carbon across Canada

May 18, 2017

Ottawa, ON – We are glad to see progress on the federal government’s commitment to putting a pan-Canadian price on carbon. However, important details still need…Read More


Statement by Environmental Defence's Tim Gray on Ontario's Release of Final Growth and Greenbelt Plans

May 18, 2017

For immediate release: May 18, 2017 Statement by Environmental Defence’s Tim Gray on Ontario’s Release of Final Growth and Greenbelt Plans Toronto, ON –…Read More


Record number of Canadian beaches and marinas to fly the prestigious Blue Flag

May 17, 2017

For immediate release: May 17, 2017 Record number of Canadian beaches and marinas to fly the prestigious Blue Flag This year, 27 beaches and…Read More


REFORMS TO THE ONTARIO MUNICIPAL BOARD EMPOWERS CITIZENS TO TAKE PART IN SHAPING THEIR COMMUNITIES

May 16, 2017

For immediate release: May 16, 2017 REFORMS TO THE ONTARIO MUNICIPAL BOARD EMPOWERS CITIZENS TO TAKE PART IN SHAPING THEIR COMMUNITIES First step in…Read More


Statement by Environmental Defence’s Dale Marshall on the federal Finance Department’s refusal to release all requested fossil fuel subsidy information to the Auditor General

May 16, 2017

For Immediate Release: May 16, 2017 Statement by Environmental Defence’s Dale Marshall on the federal Finance Department’s refusal to release all requested fossil fuel…Read More


Statement by Environmental Defence’s Patrick DeRochie on the report from the Expert Panel on National Energy Board Modernization

May 15, 2017

For Immediate Release: May 15, 2017 Statement by Environmental Defence’s Patrick DeRochie on the report from the Expert Panel on National Energy Board Modernization…Read More


Over 20 leading organizations ask government to enact panel recommendations on freedom of speech for charities and income tax law reform

May 04, 2017

For Immediate Release: May 4, 2017 Over 20 leading organizations ask government to enact panel recommendations on freedom of speech for charities and income…Read More


Statement from Environmental Defence’s Programs Director, Keith Brooks, on Ontario’s 2017 Budget

Apr 27, 2017

  Budget shows continued commitment to growing a clean economy and investing in reducing carbon pollution Toronto, ON – Ontario’s budget shows that the…Read More