Canadian News

Strengthening the Canadian Energy Regulator Act (publication)

Pembina - April 24, 2018 - 4:48pm

This is truly a once-in-a-generation opportunity to strengthen Canada’s environmental laws.

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Une solution structurante pour le corridor Montréal-Québec?

Pembina - April 23, 2018 - 6:05pm

Lindsay Wiginton, director of the Transportation and Urban Solutions Program at the Pembina Institute, will take part in a panel discussion focusing on high-frequency rail as a possible solution for the Montreal–Quebec corridor.

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Why Mid-Sized Cities Will Be Sustainability Leaders

Pembina - April 23, 2018 - 5:31pm

Glen Murray, executive director of the Pembina Institute, will give a keynote speech as part of Mayor Goldring's Inspire Burlington speakers' series.

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The state of methane regulations (publication)

Pembina - April 19, 2018 - 2:16pm

An infographic on the state of methane regulations in Canada as of April 2018.

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Five types of green buildings explained (publication)

Pembina - April 18, 2018 - 6:10pm

This Pembina Institute infographic explains the implications for energy use and carbon pollution of five key types of green buildings.

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B.C. needs strategy to tackle rising costs of climate change

Pembina - April 17, 2018 - 5:14am

This month’s return to regular increases in B.C.’s price on carbon pollution is most welcome.

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PACE makes it easier for Albertans to invest in their homes and the environment (blog)

Pembina - April 16, 2018 - 2:43pm

It addresses two barriers hindering energy efficiency and renewables investment from home and building owners: lack of upfront capital and lack of transferability of the investment.

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Stronger pollution pricing key to protecting climate

Pembina - April 16, 2018 - 6:34am

Pricing pollution needs to be part of a holistic approach to addressing climate change.

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Is B.C.’s Energy Step Code a blueprint for Canada?

Pembina - April 12, 2018 - 7:28pm

British Columbia introduced what might be North America’s most innovative beyond-code standard for energy efficiency.

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Mid-Sized Cities Researcher + Practitioner Roundtable

Pembina - April 11, 2018 - 12:37pm

Lindsay Wiginton, transportation and urban solutions director, is moderating the panel "Sustainable Transit Oriented Development". 

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Time to move past carbon tax repeal debate

Pembina - April 5, 2018 - 3:04pm

We need to have a real conversation on the different options for a mix of approaches to reduce emissions that includes a price on carbon.

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Cities are innovating around transit and development (blog)

Pembina - April 4, 2018 - 9:05am

However, knowing the how and why is just the first step in transit-supportive development. Plans and support from all levels of government and developers is needed.

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Ontario cities are proving themselves as city-building leaders (media release)

Pembina - April 4, 2018 - 5:00am

Harnessing both the investment and influx of people and jobs that growth brings can help build better, more connected cities.

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Transit-supportive development and city-building (publication)

Pembina - April 4, 2018 - 4:00am

Growth is a challenge, but it’s also a big opportunity. 

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B.C. LNG plans at odds with clean growth

Pembina - April 3, 2018 - 7:06pm

Major LNG development would require significant emissions reductions in the gas-supply chain, and an increase in the scale of emissions reductions needed in other sectors.

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How Canada can accelerate the transition to clean cars (blog)

Pembina - April 3, 2018 - 12:52pm

A growing number of countries and sub-national governments are taking bold actions to support the electrification of passenger cars. To avoid falling behind, Canada should seize the opportunity to participate in this movement.

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Panel Discussion: Connecting a cleaner environment to a stronger democracy

Pembina - April 2, 2018 - 2:04pm

Public Interest Alberta's 12th annual advocacy conference will explore such important topics as climate change, reconciliation, democracy and tax revenue.

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Putting Canada’s climate policy to the test

Pembina - April 2, 2018 - 1:26pm

We must have credible plans that deliver the goods, and accessible tools that keep governments accountable to these plans.

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