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Budget 2019 Reaffirms Canada’s Commitment to Remove Subsidies to Oil & Gas, Yet Offers New Handouts to the Sector As IPCC clock counts down, propping up fossils increasingly risky and irresponsible, say environmental groups
Communiqué - 19 March 2019 - Tag : Advocacy, Federal budget
Ottawa, March 29th 2012 - The budget 2012 presented today by the federal Government represents a serious set-back for environmental protection and the right of Canadians to a safe future for our shared environment. "In a budget that seems to have been written for, and even by, big oil interests, the government is gutting the environmental protections that Canadians have...
Communiqué - 29 March 2012 - Tag : Advocacy, Federal budget, Jim Flaherty, Oil and gas industry
Montreal, June 6, 2011 – As expected, the environment and the green economy were once again absent from the Harper government's budget, which is an almost exact copy of the one presented in March, at which time Equiterre expressed its profound disappointment with the few environmental measures contained therein.
Communiqué - 7 June 2011 - Tag : Advocacy, EcoEnergy, Federal budget, Harper government, Steven Guilbeault
Ottawa, March 22, 2011 – Equiterre was profoundly disappointed with the few environmental measures that were part of the 2011 federal budget. The federal government has ended many programs that were both popular and essential, including those encouraging the production of renewable energies, the construction of energy efficient buildings and houses and the development of...
Communiqué - 23 March 2011 - Tag : Advocacy, EcoEnergy, Federal budget, Harper government, Steven Guilbeault