Ecojustice puts teeth in SARA
The [applicants] bring this Application only in the face of overwhelming evidence that the Canadian government is attempting to avoid its obligation to implement the SARA so as to protect Canada’s at-risk species.View the post titled Ecojustice puts teeth in SARA
Greenwashing enforcement ramping up in the US
It’s Too Easy Being Green: Defining Fair Green Marketing Principles.View the post titled Greenwashing enforcement ramping up in the US
New US regulations on climate change
Canada will soon have to require GHG reporting from companies emitting more than 25,000 tonnes. This could be a surprise to the many companies below our current reporting threshold of 100,000 tonnesView the post titled New US regulations on climate change
Berendsen still under appeal
In response to several queries: no, the Court of Appeal for Ontario has still not released its decision in the groundbreaking Berendsen appeal. Is the court finding the case particularly difficult? Or is it just caught in their backlog? We suspect some of each.View the post titled Berendsen still under appeal
Want to watch climate change happening?
Now that even Exxon Mobil is calling for a carbon tax, why don't we have one?View the post titled Want to watch climate change happening?
The Green Energy Act REA regulations
The actual regulations establishing renewable energy approvals apply to Anaerobic digestion facilities; Solar facilities; Thermal treatment facilities, and Wind facilities.View the post titled The Green Energy Act REA regulations
Green Energy Act regulations in force
Renewable energy projects are now exempt from a wide range of municipal and provincial approvals, and can be sited in a more-or-less one window approach through the Ministry of the Environment.View the post titled Green Energy Act regulations in force
Toxic Substances draft regulations released
The proposed regulation will require many Ontario manufacturers to prepare and publish certified toxic substance reduction plans, but will not mandate that the plans be implemented.View the post titled Toxic Substances draft regulations released
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