Wednesday, February 24, 2021

Tag: Environmental Assessment

Ontario to reform EA process for low-impact waterpower projects

Ontario is taking the next steps to modernize its almost 50-year-old environmental assessment program by working with holders of Class Environmental Assessments (Class EA)...

Flood mitigation project proposed for Springdale Terminal Station

The Government of Newfoundland and Labrador has released an environmental assessment bulletin in regards to proposed flood control measures at Springdale Terminal Station. The proponent,...

EA to resume for GTA West Highway Corridor

The Ontario government is resuming the Environmental Assessment (EA) for the Greater Toronto Area West corridor to improve Ontario's highway network, reduce travel times,...

EA certificate granted for the Pattullo Bridge replacement

An environmental assessment certificate has been granted to the B.C. Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure for the $1.377-billion Pattullo Bridge Replacement Project. The ministry proposes...

EA approved for Route 389 Improvement Project

Minister of Environment and Climate Change Catherine McKenna has announced that the proposed Route 389 Improvement Project between Fire Lake and Fermont is not...

Comments invited for Cascades Power Plant Project

The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency must decide whether a federal environmental assessment is required for the proposed Cascade Power Plant Project, located in Yellowhead...

Stantec to acquire UK-based Peter Brett Associates

Stantec is expanding its United Kingdom (UK) presence with the planned acquisition of Reading, England-based Peter Brett Associates LLP (PBA). An independent firm of...

Ontario officially announces $11 billion for high speed rail

As announced in the 2018 Budget, the Government of Ontario will make an initial investment of more than $11 billion to support construction of...

Renewed hope for EA reform

By Andy Manahan and Paul Knowles When a strong political figure like Glen Murray leaves a cabinet portfolio such as the Ministry of the Environment...