Auditor General Slams Ontario’s Outdated Environmental Assessment Act – Groups Urge Government to Act

Joint media release from CELA, MiningWatch Canada, Wildlands League, and Wildlife Conservation Society Canada Dec 01 2016 Toronto – In the wake of yesterday’s damning report by Ontario Auditor General Bonnie Lysyk in which she directed harsh criticism at the province’s environmental assessment…

30 in 30: Confessions of a CELA Lifer

Posted by Richard D. Lindgren, CELA Counsel on February 2, 2016 Incredibly, 2016 marks my 30th year at CELA. Since it is customary to sit back and reflect upon such milestones, here are 30 memories (good, bad and ugly) over the past 30…

A Balanced Federal Budget Over the Long-Term

Posted by Annie Bérubé, Manager, Green Budget Coalition on April 2, 2015 Finance Minister Joe Oliver today announced that Economic Action Plan 2015 will be tabled on April 21, 2015 and reiterated the Government of Canada’s commitment to a balanced budget. The Green Budget…

How Canada Regulates Nuclear Power

CELA Counsel and Executive Director Theresa McClenaghan explains the regulation nuclear power and uranium mining in Canada including areas of federal and provincial jurisdiction, the role of the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission, environmental assessment, public participation, and more. Download slide…