August 13, 2012
The Energy Policy Institute of Canada (EPIC) has released a framework for a Canadian energy strategy - a comprehensive approach it believes would leverage all of the country's energy resources to Canada's advantage.
July 24, 2012
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and Environment Canada released the U.S.-Canada Clean Energy Dialogue (CED) Action Plan II, outlining the next phase of activities the two countries will undertake to jointly advance clean energy technologies.
July 24, 2012
The Standing Senate Committee on Energy, the Environment and Natural Resources has released a report on Canada’s energy future, outlining an energy vision for Canada based on a clear and responsible path for Canadian energy development and a low-emissions economy.
July 23, 2012
A new report concludes that Europe needs new policies and objectives that recognise the links between resource efficiency and ecosystem resilience if it is to move to a sustainable green economy.
July 16, 2012
The Government of Quebec has unveiled a new five-year strategy to transform the province's forest products industry to create more jobs and the diversify wood based product offerings.
July 11, 2012
The Carbon Tax is a good first step in addressing Australia’s high carbon emissions but we really need to introduce the Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS) in 2015 for the carbon price to be an effective pollution deterrent according to one senior economist.
July 05, 2012
Launching a new CBI report, The colour of growth: maximising the potential of green business, John Cridland, the CBI’s Director-General, called on politicians to adopt a smarter, more consistent approach to energy and climate change policy.
July 04, 2012
British Columbia’s carbon tax has broad-based support from businesses, non-governmental organizations, academics and community leaders, and most think the policy has been positive for the province.
June 25, 2012
Disappointed over the failure of the Rio summit to produce ambitious commitments on sustainable growth, conservationists say Europe must now redouble efforts to tackle its own environmental challenges. Special Report on the European perspective.
June 19, 2012
This is the second article in a series by Fraser Milner Casgrain LLP on the proposed changes to the federal environmental assessment regime and what that means for mining in Ontario.