Enviro News & Views is published by Environment Journal and delivered to inboxes across Canada every Tuesday. Here is a summary of our past editions:
Green Economy Surges
The AYR Motor Centre in Woodstock, NB, is well on its way to increasing energy efficiency and decreasing carbon emissions after cutting energy emissions in half.
Net Zero Incentives
The dream of having a net zero home is now within for reach for homeowners and prospective buyers, thanks to new initiatives across Canada.
Increasingly extreme weather experiences mean it’s more important than ever to communicate clearly and proactively about climate science and climate action strategies.
Net Zero Transportation
The first electric ferry in Canada demonstrates how it’s possible to eliminate greenhouse gas emissions from a busy airport ferry operation.
Finding green infrastructure solutions in large cities, that can help to ensure municipalities maximize benefits and minimize their footprints.
How we can start empowering women to work in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) positions, and join the environmental sector.
Targeting Net Zero
Targeting net zero with transformational transportation plan, zero waste municipal initiatives, First Nations climate action projects, and more.
Survey results on environmental considerations for water asset renewal, national climate accountability law, net zero leaderboard for Canadian organizations, and more.
No Project Too Small
A New Brunswick municipality accelerates the adoption of smart energy programs, natural infrastructure funds announced, Hydro-Québec adds solar power to company’s grid, and more.
McKenna Makes Big Moves
Infrastructure Minister Catherine McKenna explains how she’s making moves toward a cleaner and greener Canada, assessment of carbon pricing, Indigenous Guardians initiatives, and more.
Sustainable Risk Management
Sustainable risk management for net zero buildings, climate action highlights at G7 summit, greener homes grants for energy efficiency retrofits, and more.
Actioning Climate-Related Disclosure
How to turn climate-related disclosures into action, national program to support smart grids and renewable energy projects, net zero carbon concrete partnership, and more.
Largest carbon-neutral First Nations development in Canada, low carbon communities funds, Environment Week initiatives and highlights, circular economy stewardship, and more.
Carbon Pricing vs. Carbon Tax
Carbon pricing versus carbon tax for effective emissions management, legislation to curb plastics pollution, clean energy storage project receives federal support, and more.
Net Zero for No Extra Cost
Reimagining energy efficiency retrofits to get to net zero targets, smart energy district to fuel low carbon learning, Great Lakes plastics cleanup, sustainable governance, and more.
Low Carbon Countdown
Examining strategies for federal net zero building policies, green investment funds with triple bottom line, environmental services and cleantech initiatives, and more.
Planet, People, Profit
Contemplating the impacts of corporate sustainability, survey on meeting net zero targets, progress on coastal cleanups, sustainable tech commitments, and more.
Green infrastructure policies for a resilient recovery, global net zero banking alliance spearheaded by Canadian economist, climate action governance, and more.