Mondaq Canada: Environment
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In the absence of recent activity at the federal government level, Canadian provinces continue to take the lead on climate change initiatives.
Saxe Law Office
In 2014, a number of people living near proposed wind generation sites in Ontario appealed the Ontario government’s approval of these projects to the Ontario Superior Court.
Saxe Law Office
Ontario's Environment Industry Association wrote a thoughtful and helpful comment on the City of Toronto's proposed Policy for Accepting Potentially Contaminated Lands to be Conveyed to the City under the Planning Act.
Saxe Law Office
Ecojustice will argue that Regulation 176/13, which allows major industries to avoid strict standards intended to protect at-risk species and their habitats, undermines and contravenes the Endangered Species Act.
Saxe Law Office
Anti-wind protesters continue to lose all Ontario legal cases based on concerns about human health.
Saxe Law Office
Can the purchaser of contaminated sites sue the neighbour who originally caused the contamination?
Willms & Shier Environmental Lawyers LLP
TransCanada/Energy East’s Application to develop an oil pipeline to run from Alberta and Saskatchewan refineries to Eastern Canada moved steps closer to a National Energy board hearing last week.
Saxe Law Office
Environment Canada obtained the largest environmental penalty ever imposed in Canada for breaches of the Fisheries Act and Metal Mining Effluent Regulations by a mining company: $7,500,000.
Saxe Law Office
The Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change is seeking comments on proposed amendments to the Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reporting Regulation (O.Reg. 452/09)...
Stikeman Elliott LLP
The Auction, which was oversubscribed, sold out of all 23,070,987 2014 vintage allowances for $12.10 per allowance, an increase of $0.76 over this year’s $11.34 floor price.
Saxe Law Office
A big fine has been imposed on a former waste processor and the two individuals who ran the company for environmental offences.
Saxe Law Office
Getting rid of coal in electricity generation made Ontario Canada’s leader in reducing GHG emissions. Now that we have a remarkably climate-friendly electrical system, what about other uses of coal in Ontario?
Saxe Law Office
Last month we blogged about a case out of Newfoundland in which a buyer's negligence lawsuit against a seller's environmental consultant was tossed out...
Davis LLP
The Government of Alberta announced on December 19 that the four key regulations that set out Alberta's intensity-based greenhouse gas regulation program – the Specified Gas Emitters Regulation, the Specified Gas Reporting Regulation, the Administrative Penalty Regulation, and the Climate Change and Emissions Management Fund Administration Regulation – will be extended until the end of June, 2015.
Bull, Housser & Tupper LLP
Legislative efforts to address climate change have attracted renewed attention in recent weeks.
Saxe Law Office
A Saxe Law Office client enjoyed another waste diversion victory last week, when Waste Diversion Ontario rejected a flawed battery recycling proposal by Call2Recycle.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
On December 4, 2014, the British Columbia Environmental Appeal Board issued reasons in a preliminary hearing relating to an appeal against Rio Tinto Alcan Inc.’s amended multi-media permit for its Kitimat Modernization Project.
Willms & Shier Environmental Lawyers LLP
On September 23, 2014, the Ontario Environmental Review Tribunal (ERT) released its interlocutory decision in Rocha v Director, Ministry of the Environment.
Willms & Shier Environmental Lawyers LLP
Canadian environmental case law during the past 18 months gave environmental lawyers much to talk about. Personal liability of directors and officers is more uncertain than ever ..
Willms & Shier Environmental Lawyers LLP
Companies and entrepreneurs wishing to divert water from one Great Lake watershed to another should note stricter requirements, the last of which will come into force on January 1, 2015 by way of regulatory amendments made on October 22, 2014.
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Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
Let’s say you’re retained by a nice young couple whose home has been impacted by a spill at the gas station next door.
Saxe Law Office
Environment Canada obtained the largest environmental penalty ever imposed in Canada for breaches of the Fisheries Act and Metal Mining Effluent Regulations by a mining company: $7,500,000.
Willms & Shier Environmental Lawyers LLP
Canadian environmental case law during the past 18 months gave environmental lawyers much to talk about. Personal liability of directors and officers is more uncertain than ever ..
Saxe Law Office
Can the purchaser of contaminated sites sue the neighbour who originally caused the contamination?
Saxe Law Office
A Saxe Law Office client enjoyed another waste diversion victory last week, when Waste Diversion Ontario rejected a flawed battery recycling proposal by Call2Recycle.
Saxe Law Office
Anti-wind protesters continue to lose all Ontario legal cases based on concerns about human health.
Willms & Shier Environmental Lawyers LLP
The Supreme Court of Canada issued a ground-breaking declaration of Aboriginal title on June 26, 2014.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
On December 4, 2014, the British Columbia Environmental Appeal Board issued reasons in a preliminary hearing relating to an appeal against Rio Tinto Alcan Inc.’s amended multi-media permit for its Kitimat Modernization Project.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
The approval of industrial wind turbine projects is often met with resistance from the communities in which the projects are to be built.
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