Doubling Down With Taxpayer Dollars

About The Report In the last three fiscal years, the government of Alberta has provided $4.8 billion in subsidies to the oil, gas and…Read More


The Hidden Cost of Receipts

About The Report: Every day, Canadians are exposed to BPA, a toxic chemical linked to prostate and breast cancer, simply by touching receipts. Even…Read More


Notice of objection for the re-evaluation of glyphosate

About The Submission: Our joint notice of objection calls on Health Canada to reconsider their decision to grant continued registration of glyphosate. We are…Read More


Showing Canadian Leadership on Climate Change: Submission to the federal‐provincial working groups

About The Submission: Canadians have an incredible opportunity before us. The federal government has committed to creating a climate change framework that should allow…Read More


Joint Comments on Alberta Energy Regulator’s Draft Requirements for Reducing Methane Emissions

About The Submission: Our joint analysis reveals that the Alberta Energy Regulator’s draft oil and gas methane directives 060 and 017 are not credible….Read More


Submission on the Regulations Respecting Reduction in the Release of Methane and Certain Volatile Organic Compounds (Upstream Oil and Gas Sector)

About The Submission: Environmental Defence is very supportive of the federal government developing and implementing regulations to reduce methane emissions in the oil and…Read More


Submission on the Technical Paper on the Federal Carbon Pricing Backstop

About The Submission: As part of a full suite of climate policies, carbon pricing can make a meaningful contribution to Canada’s efforts to meet…Read More


Comments on the Government of Canada’s Consultation Paper on Approach to Revising the Project List: A Proposed Impact Assessment System

About The Submission: A federal Clean Fuel Standard is an important component of a national climate policy. This submission proposes key design principles that…Read More


Comments on the Government of Canada’s Consultation Paper on Approach to Revising the Project List: A Proposed Impact Assessment System

About The Submission: EDC argues that the Project List must be improved to ensure all high-carbon energy and industrial projects undergo a federal impact…Read More


Fixing Canada’s Broken Energy Regulator and Making Bill C-69 Climate-Safe

About The Submission: EDC’s submission focuses on the Canadian Energy Regulator Act and sections of the Impact Assessment Act, that can help ensure that…Read More