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Tuesday, September 22, 2020
Supreme Court of Canada

Local Environmentalist Group Wins Supreme Court of Canada Case

Supreme Court of Canada threw out a damages claim for millions from local developers against a local group of environmentalists. The Pointes Protection Association (PPA)...

NDP demands Ford does not appeal carbon stickers ruling

TORONTO — Official Opposition Energy and Climate Crisis critic Peter Tabuns released this statement in response to the Ontario Superior Court ruling that Doug Ford’s anti-carbon price stickers are...

Cleaner LNG one answer to climate change crisis, O’Regan tells investors

OTTAWA — Natural Resources Minister Seamus O'Regan is making a pitch to global energy investors that Canadian LNG is their best choice to invest...
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Watershed Condition Status – Flood Outlook Statement

Issued September 03, 2020 @ 1:00 pm The Sault Ste. Marie Region Conservation Authority would like to issue a watershed conditions statement to residents regarding...
Arctic Ocean

Increase in freshwater in Arctic Ocean could affect global climate systems

There is more freshwater in the Arctic Ocean and climate change is the reason, according to a new study. Alexandra Jahn, the lead author of...
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Ontario will waste more clean electricity due to COVID-19, engineer group says

The amount of clean electricity wasted in Ontario is expected to increase significantly this year as a result of the changes in energy consumption brought on by...

Northwestern Ontario wildfire being held at bay, officials say

EABAMETOONG FIRST NATION, Ont. — Officials say a massive wildfire that led to the partial evacuation of a First Nation in northwestern Ontario is...

SSMRCA Flood Outlook Statements

Watershed Condition Status Issued August 20, 2020 @ 11:00 am The Sault Ste. Marie Region Conservation Authority would like to issue a watershed conditions statement to...

Study on extreme heat in U.S. cities a warning for Canada: researcher

GUELPH, Ont. — A Canadian co-author of research that finds extreme heat risks from climate change in U.S. cities are much higher than previously thought says the...

More than 750 reports of Canadians receiving unrequested seeds: CFIA

OTTAWA — The Canadian Food Inspection Agency says it has received reports from 750 people across the country regarding unrequested packages of seeds. The agency says the seeds...