Wednesday, September 28, 2022

Tag: Seamus O’Regan Jr.

Canada confirms support for the Global Methane Pledge

During the Global Methane Pledge Ministerial Meeting, Environment and Climate Change Minister Jonathan Wilkinson announced Canada’s support for the Global Methane Pledge, which aims...

New Green Municipal Funds for B.C. Communities

Seamus O’Regan Jr., Minister of Natural Resources and Joanne Vanderheyden, president of the Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) have announced $1.76-million of new investments...

Canada-U.S. Sign Cooperative Research and Development Agreement

A new Cooperative Research and Development Agreement between the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and Natural Resources Canada (NRCan) has been signed to continue...

National Report on Climate Change Adaptation Released

Communities across the country are experiencing the impacts of climate change, from extreme events such as wildfires, flooding, and heat waves to rising sea...

Canada Invests Over $960-Million for Renewable Energy, Grid Modernization

The Government of Canada is investing in renewable energy and upgrading the electricity grid to make clean, affordable electricity options more accessible in communities...

New National Energy and Emissions Database Launched

The Ministry of Natural Resources is supporting the development of the Municipal Energy and Emission Database (MEED), an integrated geospatial platform that tracks greenhouse gas...

Harnessing Hydrogen: Initiatives to Build Capacity in Canada

The Canadian government has released its Hydrogen Strategy to provide a plan for hydrogen in the journey to net-zero carbon emissions by 2050. If...

Innovative Efforts to Restore Contaminated Sites in B.C.

The British Columbia government is launching a first-of-its-kind effort to restore oil and gas “legacy sites” across northeastern B.C. This initiative is expected to...