Review of federal fossil fuel subsidies appears to be behind schedule

OTTAWA — Canada's promise to produce an inventory of its fossil fuel subsidies as part of a joint peer review with Argentina appears to be...

Today’s babies won’t know life without climate change, new report warns

OTTAWA — A baby born in Canada today will never know a time in which his or her health isn't at risk from a...

Class action over fudged Volkswagen emissions tests can go ahead: Supreme Court

OTTAWA — The Supreme Court has rejected an attempt by Volkswagen and Audi to dismiss a class action in Quebec seeking compensation for air...

Quick Facts on Canada’s climate plan, compared to other G20 members

OTTAWA — Some quick facts about Climate Transparency's 2019 report card on Canada's climate plan as part of its annual report card on G20...

Ontario to do climate change impact assessment

TORONTO — Ontario is looking to assess how climate change will affect the economy, the environment, infrastructure and communities across the province. The Progressive Conservative...

Green coalition says feds must admit true costs of climate change

OTTAWA — Almost two dozen Canadian environment groups are urging the federal Liberal government to make sure its next budget acknowledges that climate change is costing...

KFC Canada to test bamboo packaging for poutine starting next year

VAUGHAN, Ont. — KFC Canada says it will test poutine buckets made out of bamboo fibres starting early next year. The fried chicken chain says...
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Carbon dioxide converted to methanol using ‘artificial leaf’ process: Study

An Ontario researcher said he has discovered a new, inexpensive way to convert carbon dioxide into a liquid fuel using sunlight in a process...

Cut emissions twice as fast, ease worker anxiety, advocates say post-election

OTTAWA — A coalition of climate-change advocates is urging the new Parliament to prevent anxieties in the oilpatch from threatening progress on cutting greenhouse gas emissions. Climate Action...

Ontario argues carbon tax stickers on gas pumps help free expression

TORONTO — Ontario's government says its law mandating that gas stations display anti-carbon tax stickers helps the cause of freedom of expression. The Canadian Civil...