Comments on the repeal of the Green Energy Act

About The Submission: In repealing the Green Energy Act, 2009, Ontario should make sure to distinguish between perceptions of the Act itself and clean,…Read More


Submission on a Made-In-Ontario Climate Plan

About The Submission: We are concerned that this new made-in-Ontario climate plan signals a clear weakening of ambition at a critical time for environmental…Read More


Joint Submission on Granting BC Methane regulations equivalency

About The Submission: The attached document was submitted in response to the Environment and Climate Change Canada (ECCC) draft Agreement on the Equivalency of…Read More


Comments on the Government of Canada’s Discussion Paper on the proposed Project List: A Proposed Impact Assessment System

About The Submission: In June 2018, EDC submitted comments on the Government of Canada’s Consultation Paper on Approach to Revising the Project List: A…Read More


Open Letter to Environment and Climate Change Canada on Bill C-69

About The Submission: When Bill C-69 was first announced, we, alongside many organizations, supported the bill as an important step in the right direction…Read More


Joint Submission on the Ontario Government's review of Endangered Species Act

About The Submission: Our joint submission with 95 other organizations to the Environmental Registry of Ontario’s postings condemning proposed changes to the Endangered Species…Read More


Remarks to Standing Committee re: Bill 4, The Cap and Trade cancellation Act

About The Submission: The cancellation of Ontario’s cap-and-trade program, alongside the cancellation of most of the programs funded by cap-and-trade and the suspension of…Read More


Submission on Bill 32: Access to Natural Gas Act

About The Submission: We applaud this government’s efforts to enhance energy affordability for rural and northern communities in Ontario. But we caution against using…Read More


Joint Submission on the Conservation Authorities Modernization (Operations and Permitting) sections of Bill 108

About The Submission: Our joint submission with the Canadian Environmental Law Association (CELA) to the Environmental Registry of Ontario postings about proposed changes to…Read More


Submission to the Senate Committee on Making Bill C-69 Climate Safe

About The Submission: Bill C-69 makes some real improvements over the 2012 Canadian Environmental Assessment Act (CEAA 2012) on climate change, namely the requirement…Read More