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Aug 10, 2018, 11:16 ET The Québec government announces the establishment of a financial assistance program to enhance residual materials management in the northern territory

QUÉBEC CITY, Aug. 10, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - The Québec government is announcing the roll out of the Programme de gestion des matières résiduelles en territoire nordique (PGMRTN). The program has a...


Jun 15, 2018, 19:51 ET The carbon market is a recognized tool that now covers more than 50% of global GDP

QUÉBEC CITY, June 15, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - Following the announcement this morning that the new Ontario government apparently intends to withdraw from the GHG emission cap-and-trade system, Quebec...


Jun 15, 2018, 15:45 ET Québec and California will hold a joint cap-and-trade emissions units auction on August 14, 2018

QUÉBEC, June 15, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - The Ministère du Développement durable, de l'Environnement et de la Lutte contre les changements climatiques (MDDELCC) and the California Air Ressources Board...


May 23, 2018, 15:59 ET Results of the May 15 Québec-California-Ontario Carbon Market Joint Auction

QUÉBEC, May 23, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - The results of the May 15 greenhouse gas (GHG) emission units auction held jointly with the California Air Resources Board (CARB) and the Ontario Ministry of the...


May 15, 2018, 10:04 ET The Québec-California-Ontario carbon market joint auction is being held today

QUÉBEC, May 15, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - A greenhouse gas emission units auction is being held today. The Ministère du Développement durable, de l'Environnement et de la Lutte contre les changements...


Dec 18, 2017, 14:52 ET The Zero-Emission Vehicles (ZEV) Standard Comes into Effect - Automakers will have to offer more rechargeable electric and hybrid vehicle models in

MONTRÉAL, Dec. 18, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - Québec residents will soon have improved access to electric and hybrid rechargeable vehicles, and a much wider choice of the most efficient models on the market....


Nov 28, 2017, 16:40 ET Québec announces its intention to create a vast protected area 21 times the size of the Island of Montréal

BAIE-COMEAU, QC, Nov. 28, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - The extensive Caribous-Forestiers-de-Manouane-Manicouagan protected area will be created on the Côte-Nord and Saguenay–Lac-Saint-Jean territories. The...


Nov 24, 2017, 16:30 ET 30th anniversary of the Montreal Protocol - The United Nations Environment Programme recognizes Québec's leadership in protecting the ozone layer

MONTRÉAL, Nov. 24, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) awarded Québec the Political Leadership Award at the Ozone Awards ceremony held yesterday in conjunction with...