Clean Economy / Climate Change / Apr 07, 2016

Clean Drinking Water: More Important than Dirty Oil

Like most Canadians, I’m so used to turning on the tap and taking a sip of water that I don’t even think about what…Read More

Clean Economy / Climate Change / Mar 29, 2016

Ontario’s Green Investment Fund: A down payment on climate action

Last fall, Ontario announced the creation of a $325 million Green Investment Fund (GIF), which would fight climate change and create jobs. It was…Read More

Climate Change / Mar 29, 2016

How will a warming climate impact water in Canada?

At Environmental Defence, we work hard to safeguard Canada’s water as well as our shared climate. This World Water Week, we wanted to take…Read More

Clean Economy / Climate Change / Mar 21, 2016

Is a carbon pricing consensus coalescing in Canada?

Economists and environmentalists alike have stated for years that one of the most cost-effective ways to cut carbon pollution is to put a price…Read More

Clean Economy / Climate Change / Mar 15, 2016

First Ministers’ meeting paves the way for strong climate action...if the Prime Minister seizes it

The recent meeting in Vancouver between Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and the premiers showed that there is the potential for strong, comprehensive action on…Read More

Clean Economy / Climate Change / Feb 27, 2016

Ontario's new budget locks in climate action

Ontario has taken its most significant step yet in tackling climate change and building a low-carbon economy. Meeting emission reduction targets along with a…Read More

Clean Economy / Climate Change / Feb 23, 2016

Skate to where the puck is going this RRSP season

This is a guest blog by Jonathan Lo, MBA, Vice President and Portfolio Specialist at AGF Investments Inc., who works on AGF’s North American…Read More

Clean Economy / Climate Change / Guest / Feb 18, 2016

Greetings from California, where cap-and-trade is working

This is a guest blog by Dave Welch, the President of Infinera Corporation, a California based technology company, and Peter Miller, a senior scientist with the Natural Resources…Read More

Clean Economy / Climate Change / Feb 04, 2016

Get outta my dreams, Get into my (electric) car

An electric vehicle (EV) future might seem like a far-away dream. But with the right investments, smart policies and clever design, we can get…Read More

Climate Change / Jan 29, 2016

More Conservation, Less Pollution. Hurray!

Last week, we chalked up a win on climate change in Ontario. It’s not the kind of thing that grabs headlines. It’s likely that…Read More