Environmental Policy Specific news releases regarding domestic and international environmental policies are included in this section. Stories will focus on general interest topics, as well as targeted policy concerns and environmental programs.

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Apr 24, 2019, 15:51 ET Canada invests to protect important nature area in Georgian Bay watershed

TORONTO, April 24, 2019 /CNW/ - It's in our nature to conserve our land and water, protect our wildlife, and save the places we love. But the world's ...


Apr 24, 2019, 14:30 ET Government of Canada Invests in Net-Zero Buildings

TORONTO, April 24, 2019 /CNW/ - One of the greatest opportunities for Canada is the shift towards clean growth. Transforming how we use energy...


Apr 24, 2019, 11:30 ET National Geographic Society, Campaign for Nature representatives join nations in Canada to push an ambitious global agenda for nature

With only 18 months left before world leaders meet in China to finalize an agreement to address biodiversity loss, reduce historic rates of wildlife...


Apr 24, 2019, 07:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media advisory - Government of Canada to announce support to protect more of Canada's nature/

OTTAWA, April 23, 2019 /CNW/ - Media representatives are advised that Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations and Member of Parliament for Toronto—St...


Apr 24, 2019, 06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media advisory - Minister McKenna to announce the protection of important natural habitats in Quebec/

OTTAWA, April 23, 2019 /CNW/ - Media representatives are advised that the Minister of Environment and Climate Change, Catherine McKenna, will...


Apr 23, 2019, 20:15 ET Private land conservation in Canada receives major boost

Nature Conservancy of Canada and partners welcome new national program to protect nature TORONTO, April 23, 2019 /CNW/ - The Nature Conservancy of...


Apr 23, 2019, 15:51 ET Canada invests to protect more nature in southern Canada

TORONTO, April 23, 2019 /CNW/ - It's in our nature to conserve our land and water, protect our wildlife, and save the places we love. But the world's ...


Apr 23, 2019, 15:21 ET UPDATE - Media advisory - Government of Canada to announce support to protect more of Canada's nature

Please note that the time of the announcement has changed to 3:30 p.m. (EDT) OTTAWA, April 23, 2019 /CNW/ - Media representatives are advised that...


Apr 23, 2019, 14:50 ET Media advisory - Minister McKenna to announce the protection of important natural habitats in Quebec

OTTAWA, April 23, 2019 /CNW/ - Media representatives are advised that the Minister of Environment and Climate Change, Catherine McKenna, will...


Apr 23, 2019, 12:11 ET Canada to establish a new National Wildlife Area in the Bay of Fundy

ADVOCATE HARBOUR, NS, April 23, 2019 /CNW/ - It's in our nature to conserve our land and water, protect our wildlife and save the places we love. But ...


Apr 22, 2019, 13:00 ET Coming soon to a city near you: science tour highlights regional impacts of our changing climate

OTTAWA, April 22, 2019 /CNW/ - Canada is warming at an alarming rate — twice as fast as the average rate globally. As we plan for the future,...


Apr 18, 2019, 14:29 ET Canada and British Columbia announce funding to help tackle climate change and reduce emissions

VANCOUVER, April 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Canada and British Columbia are working together to take climate action and help Canadians access clean solutions...


Apr 18, 2019, 11:10 ET Windsor residents to benefit from flood protection initiatives

WINDSOR, ON, April 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Now more than ever, communities need help adapting to the frequent and intensifying weather events caused by...


Apr 18, 2019, 08:06 ET Statement by the Honourable Amarjeet Sohi Updating the Government's Plan for a Decision on the Trans Mountain Expansion Project

OTTAWA, April 18, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of Natural Resources, today issued the following statement on the Trans...


Apr 18, 2019, 06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media advisory - Minister Monsef to announce support for climate action in Peterborough/

PETERBOROUGH, ON, April 17, 2019 /CNW/ - Media representatives are advised that the Minister of International Development and Minister for Women and...


Apr 17, 2019, 15:50 ET Flemish Pass Exploration Drilling Project and Eastern Newfoundland Offshore Exploration Drilling Project -Environmental Assessment Decision

ST. JOHN'S, April 17, 2019 /CNW/ - Canada is protecting the environment and growing the economy. Today, the Minister of Indigenous Services, Seamus...


Apr 17, 2019, 13:00 ET Government of Canada investment in solar cell technology at Simon Fraser University strengthens British Columbia's leadership in clean tech

Simon Fraser University's Engineering Science lab receives funding to support clean technology projects BURNABY, BC, April 17, 2019 /CNW/ - Solar...


Apr 17, 2019, 12:57 ET UPDATE - Media advisory - Minister McKenna to discuss clean economy and Budget 2019 in Vancouver

Please note that the time of the event has changed. OTTAWA, April 16, 2019 /CNW/ - Media representatives are advised that the Minister of Environment ...


Apr 17, 2019, 11:15 ET Automakers Commend Government for Clarity Provided to Canadians on Zero Emission Vehicle Rebates

TORONTO, April 17, 2019 /CNW/ - The Global Automakers of Canada (GAC) commended the Government for clarifying the Transport Canada's Incentive for...


Apr 17, 2019, 10:36 ET Media advisory - Minister Monsef to announce support for climate action in Peterborough

PETERBOROUGH, ON, April 17, 2019 /CNW/ - Media representatives are advised that the Minister of International Development and Minister for Women and...


Apr 17, 2019, 09:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media advisory - Minister McKenna to discuss clean economy and Budget 2019 in Vancouver/

OTTAWA, April 16, 2019 /CNW/ - Media representatives are advised that the Minister of Environment and Climate Change, Catherine McKenna, on behalf of ...


Apr 16, 2019, 16:38 ET Media advisory - Minister McKenna to discuss clean economy and Budget 2019 in Vancouver

OTTAWA, April 16, 2019 /CNW/ - Media representatives are advised that the Minister of Environment and Climate Change, Catherine McKenna, on behalf of ...


Apr 16, 2019, 14:48 ET Enerkem closes a new round of financing for $76.3 M

MONTRÉAL, April 16, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Enerkem Inc., a global leader in biofuels production from solid waste, announces the closing of a new round...


Apr 16, 2019, 14:01 ET Valentine Gold Project - Public Comments Invited

OTTAWA, April 16, 2019 /CNW/ - The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency (the Agency) must decide whether a federal environmental assessment is...


Apr 16, 2019, 13:40 ET Canada supports climate education by New Brunswick's Science East Science Centre

FREDERICTON, NB, April 16, 2019 /CNW/ - Climate change is one of the defining environmental challenges of our time. Increasing climate education,...