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  • Province Improving Online Learning

    January 15, 2014 Ι Ontario Giving Postsecondary Students More Flexibility “January 13, 2014  1:10 p.m. Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities                         Ontario is creating a Centre of Excellence for Online Learning to give students across the province one window of access to high-quality, transferable online courses, while reducing course duplication.” Read more:  http://news.ontario.ca/tcu/en/2014/01/province-improving-online-learning.html?utm_source=ondemand&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=p

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  • Chemicals Management Plan Progress Report

    January 9, 2014Ι Chemical Management Plan Progress Report “The first issue of the Chemicals Management Plan Progress Report has been published.  The report will be published twice a year.” Read more:  http://www.ec.gc.ca/ese-ees/default.asp?lang=En&n=5C49C89D-1

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  • Chemicals Management Plan (CMP) Science Committee

    January 9, 2014 Ι CMP Science Committee “Ensuring a strong science foundation is a key element of the Chemicals Management Plan (CMP). In support of this, Health Canada and Environment Canada have created a Science Committee to contribute expertise pertaining to scientific considerations moving forward in the CMP. The Call for Representation for the Science […]

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  • Environment Minister Releases CEAA 2012 Decision Statement on Jackpine Mine Expansion

    December 16, 2013 Ι Wilms and Shier – CEAA 2012 Decision on Jackpine Mine Expansion “The Federal Environment Minister issued a Decision Statement – the first made under the new Canadian Environmental Assessment Act, 2012 (CEAA 2012) – on the proposed Jackpine Mine Expansion Project on December 6, 2013.  Although a federal-provincial Review Panel determined […]

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  • Wilms and Shier Report – December 2013

    December 16, 2013 Ι Wilms and Shier December 2013 Report December 2013 Report is available here:  http://www.willmsshier.com/resources/newsletters  

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  • Minister Clement Leads Round-Table Discussion on Red Tape Reduction and Canada-EU Free Trade Agreement

    November 14, 2013 | For immediate release “Toronto – The Honourable Tony Clement, President of the  Treasury Board, today met with members of the York Centre business community to  highlight the Government of Canada’s progress in cutting red tape and advancing  free trade. Minister Clement was joined by Mark Adler, Member of Parliament for  York Centre, and […]

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  • News Release Ontario Improving Decision-Making on Large Energy Projects

    “Government Implementing Changes to Regional Planning and Siting October 8, 2013 5:05 p.m.Ministry of Energy The Ontario government is improving the siting of large energy infrastructure projects by implementing 18 recommendations made by the Ontario Power Authority (OPA) and the Independent Electricity System Operator (IESO).” Read more:   http://news.ontario.ca/mei/en/2013/10/ontario-improving-decision-making-on-large-energy-projects.html?utm_source=ondemand&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=p

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  • News Release – Turning Spill Penalties into Environmental Benefits

    “Ontario to Award Grants for Community Projects September 27, 2013 1:00 p.m.Ministry of the Environment Ontario is using penalties collected from environmental violations to fund 10 projects to restore and protect the environment. Projects being funded include waterway habitat improvements, shoreline tree plantings, and spill prevention.” Read more: http://news.ontario.ca/ene/en/2013/09/turning-spill-penalties-into-environmental-benefits.html?utm_source=ondemand&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=p

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