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Ontario failing in fight against climate change

Ontario failing in fight against climate change

Environmental Commissioner Gord Miller says Ontario needs to get back in the game on climate change.

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Ontario stalls in conserving transportation fuels

Ontario stalls in conserving transportation fuels

Environmental Commissioner says the Ministry of Energy should lose responsibility for conservation because of its inaction on transportation fuels.

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Ontario Government’s actions threaten the protection of endangered species

Ontario Government’s actions threaten the protection of endangered species

Ontario’s Environmental Commissioner warns that new regulation changes under the Endangered Species Act threaten the protection of the province’s species at risk.

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Ontario abandoning endangered species, say environmental groups

Ontario abandoning endangered species, say environmental groups

Environmentalists and conservation groups are criticizing Ontario for a recent decision to gut law protecting threatened wildlife.

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Conservation groups decry proposed changes to Endangered Species Act

Conservation groups decry proposed changes to Endangered Species Act

Sixty-five species slated to receive mandatory habitat protection under Ontario’s Endangered Species Act, may be out of luck if the government proceeds with sweeping exemptions.

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Opinion poll shows strong support for green energy in Ontario

Opinion poll shows strong support for green energy in Ontario

The survey conducted by Oraclepoll Research found that 83 percent of Ontarians believe it is important to have more renewable, green energy in Ontario.

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IESO releases an interactive wind map for Ontario

IESO releases an interactive wind map for Ontario

Mapping the variable nature of wind and the amount of wind energy available throughout any given day in Ontario.

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Taters versus craters: mega-quarry pits farmland against industry

Taters versus craters: mega-quarry pits farmland against industry

A billion tonnes of limestone lie beneath the rural countryside in Melancthon Township, 100 kilometres north of Toronto. A plan to remove it spotlights the challenges faced everywhere when the…

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Connecting the dots from Ontario to Rio

Connecting the dots from Ontario to Rio

Ontario’s endangered wildlife dodged a bullet (and a bulldozer) recently, when the provincial government reversed its decision to gut the province’s world-class Endangered Species Act

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Endangered species face one-two government punch – Science Matters

Endangered species face one-two government punch – Science Matters

Canada’s environmental laws are under attack by both the federal and Ontario governments.

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