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Harper letter to Obama
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • Canada, USA
  • September 9 2013

According to a September 6 CBC report, Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper sent a letter to President Obama in late August pledging joint action


US and Canada sign water quality agreement
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • Canada, USA
  • September 9 2012

The United States and Canada signed September 7 a revised version of the Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement that updates phosphorous standards for open waters and near-shore areas, and places greater emphasis on pollution prevention, the effects of climate change on coastal communities, and threats posed by invasive species


US-Canadian energy trade
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • Canada, USA
  • December 2 2012

The Energy Information Administration released a report November 26 finding that the United States and Canada share the world’s most significant energy trade, exceeding $100 billion in 2011, but that the bulk of the resources move from Canada to the United States


Canada’s Keystone pitch to U.S.
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • Canada, USA
  • September 16 2013

Canadian Minister of Natural Resources Joe Oliver and U.S. Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz met September 9 to discuss several energy issues


Canadian renewable fuel standard shift
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • Canada, USA
  • May 28 2013

Environment Canada released amendments to the country's renewable fuel standard May 18 to exempt home heating oil from certain requirements. The


Environmental groups oppose U.S.-Canada Keystone deal
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • Canada, USA
  • September 30 2013

Leaders from 25 environmental groups sent a letter to President Obama September 24, expressing opposition to any deal between the U.S. and Canada


RGGI to expire unsold allowances
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • Canada, USA
  • January 29 2012

On January 17, in announcing its March 14 auction, seven of the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative’s nine states said they will retire 87 million carbon dioxide emissions allowances that went unsold during the past six auctions


Quebec cap and trade
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • Canada, USA
  • December 16 2012

Quebec finalized amendments December 13 to its GHG cap and trade program to harmonize it with California’s system and future partners elsewhere


US and Canada behind on enviro taxes
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA, Canada, Global
  • March 18 2012

The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development said March 15 that the United States and Canada lag behind many other counties in their use of environmental taxes to reduce pollution while raising government revenues


Eco-label mutual recognition
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • Canada, South Korea, USA
  • July 22 2012

South Korean’s Ministry of Environment announced July 17 that it has added the United States and Canada to its growing list of mutual recognition agreements for sharing jurisdiction over environment-friendly product certification