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Cities are the solution

November 2, 2017 -

If we are to meet our global emissions targets, cities must play a vital role in reducing emissions and creating energy efficiency. “If the solution doesn’t come from cities, where does it come from?” said Christoph Frei, secretary general of the World Energy Council (WEC), who was in Toronto...

Categories: Features, International, National, News

Manitoba unveils climate and green plan

November 1, 2017 -

The Government of Manitoba has released its A Made-in-Manitoba Climate and Green Plan, which is built on the strategic pillars of climate, jobs, water and nature, and includes 16 keystones for priority action that will support Manitoba’s economy and sustain the environment for future generations. “Our...

Categories: News, Western Canada

Nova Scotia introduces cap and trade legislation

September 29, 2017 -

Amendments to the Environment Act, introduced today by the Government of Nova Scotia, will allow the province to develop a cap and trade program. “Nova Scotia is a national leader in fighting climate change,” said Iain Rankin, minister of the environment. “Working closely with our stakeholders...

Categories: Atlantic Canada, News

Quebec, Ontario, California join to fight climate change

September 26, 2017 -

Québec Premier Philippe Couillard, Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne, and California Governor Edmund G. Brown further strengthened their cooperation in the global fight against climate change. Premier Couillard hosted Premier Wynne and Governor Brown in Québec City to sign an agreement linking the...

Categories: International, News

Ontario supporting training in low carbon building skills

August 10, 2017 -

Ontario is helping workers thrive in the low-carbon economy with new support for apprentices, skilled trades, and other professionals from the building sector to develop green building skills. This initiative is part of Ontario's Climate Change Action Plan and is funded by proceeds from the province's...

Categories: News, Ontario

Toronto passes long-term climate action plan

July 5, 2017 -

City Council has approved Toronto's long-term path to reduce city-wide greenhouse gas emissions by 80 per cent by 2050. The TransformTO Pathway to a Low Carbon Future report recommends ambitious strategies and long-term goals to transform Toronto's urban systems – specifically buildings, energy, transportation...

Categories: News, Ontario

FCM offers access to regional climate advisors

June 13, 2017 -

The Government of Canada and the Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) have announced a new initiative connecting municipalities with local environmental experts. “We are proud to partner with the FCM to support local governments across Canada in their efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions,”...

Categories: National, News

The wisdom of green infrastructure for Manitoba's future

May 23, 2017 -

As the Manitoba Government contemplates the shape and form of its carbon pricing and green plan, heeding the words of perhaps our greatest public intellectual might be prudent. “We shape the tools then the tools shape us,” said Marshal McLuhan, the Kelvin High School and University of Manitoba...

Categories: Features

Pilot projects announced for CaGBC’s Zero Carbon Building Standard

May 17, 2017 -

The Canada Green Building Council (CaGBC) has announced that 16 of Canada’s most innovative projects have been chosen to participate in a two-year pilot of CaGBC’s Zero Carbon Building Standard. The standard, which assesses the carbon performance of commercial, institutional, and multi-family buildings...

Categories: National, News

A new focus for infrastructure

April 7, 2017 -

Strong sustainable communities, reduced greenhouse gas emissions, and projects that grow the economy will be the focus of federal government investment in infrastructure in the years ahead. In a panel discussion alongside Ontario Minister of Infrastructure Bob Chiarelli, federal Minister of Infrastructure...

Categories: National, News

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