Tag: George Heyman

New tool empowers environmental assessment process in B.C.

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British Columbia's Environmental Assessment Office (EAO) has launched a new tool to engage the public during environmental assessments, empowering people to have a more...

Ulkatcho First Nation in B.C. to house largest off-grid solar project...

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A new solar energy project will provide the Ulkatcho First Nation in British Columbia with clean energy after a combined investment of $15,841,000 from...

Climate action funding coming to communities throughout B.C.

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Local governments and Modern Treaty Nations will be able to begin work on larger climate-action projects. As part of Budget 2024, the Government of...

Updated carbon pricing system for B.C. provides incentives to lower pollution

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British Columbia's updated carbon pricing system for large industry will give companies incentives to lower pollution and create more good, clean jobs for British...

Feds alter the course of the carbon tax in Atlantic Canada

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The Government of Canada is moving ahead with doubling the pollution price rebate (Climate Action Incentive Payment) rural top-up rate, increasing it from 10...

Largest coastal cleanup in B.C. receives additional support

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The British Columbia government is helping protect and restore B.C.’s marine environment with a further investment in the Clean Coast, Clean Waters Initiative Fund....

B.C. building code changes to support net zero targets

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New changes to the Province of British Columbia's building code will ensure cleaner, more efficient buildings are built in line with B.C.’s commitment to...

B.C. introduces new legislation for high-risk industrial projects

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The Government of British Columbia is amending legislation to ensure owners of high-risk industrial projects are responsible for the full cost of environmental cleanup...

B.C.’s new energy action framework to cap emissions, electrify clean economy

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The British Columbia government's new energy action framework will ensure oil and gas sector projects fit within B.C.’s climate commitments and create new opportunities...

Funds to boost climate change preparation in B.C. communities

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Historic provincial investments will support communities in preparing for the risk of natural disasters related to climate change, along with a new one-stop online platform...