Sunday, May 29, 2022

Tag: David Piccini

Investments for unique Ontario research facility to support healthy ecosystems

The Ontario government is investing $9.5 million to support vital research in the Experimental Lakes Area—the only freshwater research facility of its kind in...

Major milestone recognized at Randle Reef remediation project

Today the partners involved in the cleanup of Randle Reef — the largest remediation project in the Canadian Great Lakes — highlighted the completion...

Ontario amends assessment process for clean energy projects

As part of ongoing efforts to modernize the province of Ontario's 50-year-old environmental assessment program, the Ontario government announced changes to build low-risk waterpower...

Ontario environment minister on waste reduction innovation

By David Piccini On average, each of us generates the equivalent of two polar bears in waste each year. Much of this is food waste,...

Ontario proposes to extend greenbelt, protect more wetlands

The Ontario government is announcing its intention to add to the Greenbelt wetlands connected to the Bowmanville Creek, Soper Creek, and Wilmot Creek. Following public...

Ontario Launches New Youth Environment Council

The Ontario government is creating a new youth environment council. This will provide young Ontarians in grades 9 to 12 with more opportunities to...

Ontario Cabinet Shuffle Appoints New Environment Minister

As part of a Cabinet shuffle on June 18, 2021, Ontario Premier Doug Ford made some key changes, including appointing new ministers to the...