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Doug Ford has begun to dismantle Ontario's climate leadership - Step 1, exit the cap-and-trade agreement

As a result of the provincial election on June 7, Progressive Conservative leader Doug Ford will take power as the premier of Ontario on  June 29, 2018.   415 more words

Energy Policy

Bill Kelly: Doug Ford's costly environmental plans

He’s not even officially sworn in as Ontario’s next premier, but Doug Ford is already racking up a considerable bill for his decisions to re-vamp Ontario’s environmental policies. 258 more words

Blogs

Green programs tied to Ontario's cap and trade in limbo as Ford vows to scrap carbon pricing

TORONTO – With Ontario’s cap-and-trade system headed for the chopping block, several green initiatives and projects funded by the program are also on their way out – and some environmental advocates and experts say more rollbacks are likely as the province swears in a new Progressive Conservative government focused on cutting costs and helping business. 752 more words

Canada

Doug Ford says his first order of business as Ontario premier is cancelling cap and trade

TORONTO – Doug Ford said Friday he will scrap Ontario’s cap-and-trade system and fight a federal carbon tax as soon as his Progressive Conservative cabinet is sworn in later this month because the measures hurt families and do nothing for the environment. 907 more words

News

Bill Kelly: Lower gasoline prices come with a price

Soon-to-be-premier Doug Ford reiterated Wednesday that one of his first priorities will be to lower gasoline prices by reducing the provincial tax we pay at the pump. 255 more words

Blogs

California High Speed Rail Just Isn't That Big Of An Issue For The Voters

By Noel T. Braymer

We’ve just had another primary election in California. And since at least 2010 local conservative newspapers and politicians have been trying to make an issue of what they consider the waste of money the California High Rail Project is in their opinion. 937 more words

Commentary

What would Governor Gavin Newsom mean for California's green leadership?

In California’s primary election Tuesday, voters all but picked statewide politicians and decided who would face off in the races that might flip the House of Representatives. 478 more words

Climate & Energy