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  • Water Efficient Landscaping

    For companies looking to improve their Sustainable efforts. Water-Efficient Landscaping can help: Save Water, Energy and Money; plus it can Attract Birds, Butterflies and Attention! Resource: Ontario Clean Water Agency.  (n.d.).  Beautiful lawns and gardens through water-efficient landscaping.  Retrieved from http://www.oxfordcounty.ca/Portals/15/Documents/Water/2012%20Comms/OCWA-water%20saving%20landscape%20booklet.pdf  

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  • CME SMART Green Program – Enhancements Made in 2017

    Full details about SMART Green Program can be found by clicking here . *********************************************************************************************************************** The Ontario Energy Board approved an increase in natural gas prices effective January 1, 2017, of 3.3 cents per cubic meter (or about 20%), for facilities too small to participate in Ontario’s Cap & Trade program. This may have a large negative […]

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  • NRCan Energy Efficiency Program Cost-Shared Assistance

    Natural Resources Canada has funding available to help companies with energy management related projects and studies. We offer up to 50% of eligible projects costs to a maximum of $40K for items such as consulting fees, training and salaries. Our programs are stackable with funding from other sources including provincial governments, municipalities and utilities. For […]

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  • ENERGY STAR for Industry Program

    ENERGY STAR for Industry program is delivered by Natural Resources Canada (NRCan) in cooperation with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and recognizes verifiable energy achievements. Participation in the program demonstrates the willingness of Canadian businesses and organizations to drive the transition to a low-carbon, clean-growth economy. There are two components to the program: ENERGY STAR […]

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  • Regulatory Cooperation Council 2016 Work Plan Update: Chemicals Management

    Environment and Climate Change Canada (ECCC) has published the Regulatory Cooperation Council 2016 Work Plan update on Chemicals Management. This is joint effort on Chemicals Management between ECCC, Health Canada and the US Environmental Protection Agency. Their objectives are to reduce risk to humans and the environment posed by chemicals.  To meet their objectives they […]

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  • TDG 2014 Newsletter

    2014 TDG Newsletter The 2014 TDG Newsletter is now available on the Transport Canada website at the following address: http://www.tc.gc.ca/eng/tdg/newsletter-fall-2014-1215.html.   Bulletin TMD – Nouvelles, édition 2014 Le numéro 2014 du bulletin TMD – Nouvelles est maintenant disponible sur la page Web de Transports Canada à l’adresse suivante :  http://www.tc.gc.ca/fra/tmd/bulletin-printemps-2014-1215.html.

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  • CASF Environmental Forum Presentations – 2013

    November 27, 2013 Ι CASF Environmental Forum Ι Presentations The CASF Environment Forum presentations can be accessed at the following location: http://www.casf.ca/casf-environmental-and-technical-forum/

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  • Local Air Quality in Ontario – New and Updated Fact Sheets

    November 22, 2013 | Local Air Quality | Fact Sheets and Other Material New and updated fact sheets and other material regarding the Local Air Quality Regulation were recently posted on the Ministry’s website (http://www.ene.gov.on.ca/environment/en/resources/results/index.htm?txtSearchType=library&txtSearchValue=Air%20Pollution%20-%20Local%20Air%20Quality%20%5bReg.%20419/05%5d) .  Some examples include:  Fact Sheet – Ontario’s Local Air Quality Regulation (O.Reg.419/05) Fact Sheet – Framework on Managing Risk […]

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