by melmarginet | May 11, 2016 | Clean Energy & Environment, Conservation, Policy Papers |
Health Canada is proposing to stop granting new temporary registrations of pesticides, which is a fantastic step to reducing the amount of harmful chemicals being used across the country. Great news, right? But there’s a catch.
by Beth McKechnie | Mar 28, 2015 | Clean Energy & Environment, Editorials, Policy Papers |
An ever-growing gap between road costs and transportation revenues makes transportation fiscally unsustainable. We believe it’s time for a New Deal for Winnipeg and transportation.
by Living Green, Living Well | Feb 23, 2015 | Clean Energy & Environment, Policy Papers |
TomorrowNow – Manitoba’s Green Plan promises to develop action plans for a green economy and climate change. The Province commissioned the International Institute of Sustainable Development (IISD), working with University of Winnipeg and Manitoba’s Climate Branch, to consult and make recommendations for these plans. The recommendations are expected to be forthcoming in March.
by Living Green, Living Well | Jan 22, 2015 | Clean Energy & Environment, Policy Papers |
When Finance Minister Greg Dewar invited public submissions for Budget 2015, we responded by proposing A Green Budget for a Green Economy.
by Beth McKechnie | May 30, 2014 | Clean Energy & Environment, Policy Papers |
After reviewing mountains of evidence and 48 days of oral hearing, Green Action Centre gives qualified support for Manitoba Hydro’s Keeyask dam and U.S. transmission line proposal. Read the key points from our final submission or download the full document.
by Living Green, Living Well | Apr 23, 2014 | Clean Energy & Environment, In the Community, Policy Papers | Yesterday Conservation and Water Stewardship Minister Gord Mackintosh announced that legislation restricting the use of toxic lawn pesticides would be introduced that day, Earth Day. Green Action Centre is very pleased and thank the NDP government for following...