Greenhouse Gas

Target 2030 and Beyond: BC Government Unveils Legislation to Update Greenhouse Gas Reduction Targets

Courtesy of McCarthy Tetrault. View original article here. On May 7, 2018, the BC government unveiled Bill 34, the Greenhouse Gas Reduction Targets Amendment Act, 2018, which updates the province’s greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions reduction targets. The bill repeals the Greenhouse Gas Reduction Targets Act (GGRTA), passed by the former Liberal government in 2007, and replaces it with… [Read More…] about Target 2030 and Beyond: BC Government Unveils Legislation to Update Greenhouse Gas Reduction Targets

Carbon and Greenhouse Gas Legislation Across Canada

Courtesy of Osler. View original article here. Canada is establishing a unique, two-tiered approach to climate change regulation. At the federal level, there is a proposed national carbon pricing policy which sets a minimum price on greenhouse gas emissions throughout Canada. This is supplemented by several provincial initiatives, which have established various mechanisms to tax,… [Read More…] about Carbon and Greenhouse Gas Legislation Across Canada