Ontario friends: Now is the time to make your voice heard about Energy East

Jan 15, 2015 by Sabrina Bowman ()

Categories: Clean Economy

As U.S. President Obama vows to veto a senate attempt to approve Keystone XL, that pipeline is almost certainly looking towards its own demise….Read More


Piloting Green Gravel

Jan 12, 2015 by Keith Brooks (Programs Director)

Categories: Smart Growth

When we and our partners set out to create a new set of rules to guide socially and environmentally responsible gravel pits and quarries,…Read More


New study in Nature confirms tar sands need to stay in the ground

Jan 12, 2015 by Dale Marshall (National Program Manager)

Categories: Clean Economy

A groundbreaking new study, released last week, puts a further damper on Canada’s tar sands and the industry’s desire to recklessly increase production from…Read More


A look ahead to what could be the green scene in 2015

Dec 30, 2014 by Tim Gray (Executive Director)

Updated January 5, 2015: Thank you to NOW Magazine for sharing this story! As 2014 comes to a close, I thought it would be…Read More


Time to celebrate a year of making change in 2014

Dec 23, 2014 by Tim Gray (Executive Director)

As we look forward to the holiday season, we also reflect about the past year. We want to say a huge THANK YOU to…Read More


Building affordable cities by protecting the Greenbelt

Dec 22, 2014 by Susan Lloyd Swail (Senior Manager, Livable Communities)

Categories: Smart Growth

Ontario’s Greenbelt is helping our cities grow in smarter, better ways. It isn’t driving up housing prices, despite what some in the development industry…Read More


New Canada-Ontario Agreement sets next stage of Great Lakes protection

Dec 19, 2014 by Nancy Goucher ()

Categories: Great Lakes

Today, the Ontario and federal governments signed a new Canada-Ontario Agreement Respecting the Great Lakes Basin System. This agreement is an important mechanism for…Read More


(Some) provinces stepping up on climate change

Dec 11, 2014 by Dale Marshall (National Program Manager)

Categories: Clean Economy

With the complete absence of federal leadership on climate change, it is refreshing and encouraging to see some Canadian provinces stepping into the void….Read More


Tip of the Month: Have a holly, jolly and toxic-free holiday season

Dec 11, 2014 by Jen Mayville (Communications Manager)

Categories: Toxics

Have you pulled out, dusted off and put up your holiday decorations around your home yet? If you have (or you plan to do…Read More


Help keep the buzz going against the use of neonics in Ontario

Dec 10, 2014 by Maggie MacDonald ()

Categories: Toxics

We need pollinators, such as bees, to pollinate one third of all the food we eat. That’s why there is so much concern over…Read More