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National Energy Board proposes regulatory change to Onshore Pipeline Regulations

  • Torys LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • September 6 2011

On July 29, 2011, the National Energy Board issued Proposed Regulatory Change 2011-01 regarding the Onshore Pipeline Regulations, 1999

Proposal to reduce use of HFCs

  • Torys LLP
  • -
  • Canada, Mexico, USA
  • -
  • May 14 2010

In April 2010, representatives of Canada, Mexico and the United States retabled their proposal under the Montreal Protocol for a gradual reduction of global production and consumption of hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs), chemicals commonly used in refrigeration equipment

Ministry of Environment proposes changing EASR

  • Torys LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • October 5 2012

As reported in Torys’ October 2011 EH&S Bulletin, the Ministry of Environment established the Environmental Activity and Sector Registry (EASR), an online registry for certain activities that the MOE identifies as low risk and that no longer require an environmental compliance approval, provided that the activities meet the applicable requirements and are registered on the EASR

Ontario’s drive to go green

  • Torys LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • April 13 2009

The Ontario government continues to make strides toward its target of reducing the province’s greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 6 per cent below 1990 levels by 2014

Alberta court finds Syncrude guilty in duck deaths

  • Torys LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • July 20 2010

On June 25, 2010, Syncrude Canada Ltd. was found guilty of two charges stemming from the April 2008 death of approximately 1,600 ducks in its Aurora Settling Basin, a tailings pond serving part of the company’s Fort McMurrayarea oil sands operations

Ministry releases greenhouse gas discussion paper

  • Torys LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • January 31 2013

On January 21, 2013, the Ontario Ministry of the Environment (MOE) released a discussion paper titled "Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reductions in

Federal government releases regulations to reduce carbon dioxide emissions

  • Torys LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • October 5 2012

On September 12, 2012, the federal government released the Reduction of Carbon Dioxide Emissions from Coal-fired Generation of Electricity Regulations (SOR2012 - 167

U.S. Senate releases climate change bill, and other recent developments

  • Torys LLP
  • -
  • Canada, USA
  • -
  • October 5 2009

On October 1, 2009, the U.S. Senate released a draft energy and climate change bill known as the Kerry-Boxer bill after its sponsors Senators John Kerry and Barbara Boxer

Proposed regulations to green energy legislation

  • Torys LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • June 30 2009

Ontario has proposed a new regulation and amendments to five existing regulations to establish a new environmental approval process for renewable energy projects under the Green Energy and Green Economy Act, 2009, which came into force last month

Federal government tables 2010 Budget

  • Torys LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • March 15 2010

Although the federal government's 2010 Budget, tabled on March 4, does not allocate funding for a single major initiative to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, the budget contains the following proposals that may play a supplementary role in federal mitigation efforts