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Équiterre reacts to the U.S. EPA announcement of the mid-term review of the GHG emissions standards for passenger vehicles Ottawa, April 3rd 2018 - U.S. EPA administrator Scott Pruitt announced yesterday that the current GHG standards for passenger vehicles sold in the U.S., established under the Obama administration, were no longer appropriate and should be revised.
Communiqué - 3 April 2018 - Tag : Advocacy, Donald Trump, GHG
On the eve of the Canadian Council of Environment Ministers meeting, leading environmental organizations release a Canada-wide report on climate progress.
Actualité - 29 September 2016 - Tag : Advocacy, Climate change, COP21, Fight against climate change, GHG
To mark Earth Day this past April 22, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau signed the Paris Agreement on climate change, showing unprecedented support among all world leaders. In doing so, Canada has agreed to keep the increase in global average temperature to 1.5°C. But the challenge remains: How will we achieve this goal? The Canadian government is currently working on...
Actualité - 24 May 2016 - Tag : Advocacy, Fight against climate change, GHG
To mark Earth Day this past April 22, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau signed the Paris Agreement on climate change, showing unprecedented support among all world leaders. In doing so, Canada has agreed to keep the increase in global average temperature to 1.5°C. But the challenge remains: How will we achieve this goal? The Canadian government is currently working on...
Solution - 23 May 2016 - Tag : Advocacy, Climate change, Fight against climate change, GHG
Ottawa, ON, April 15, 2016 – Environmental Defence, Équiterre and the Pembina Institute announced a new partnership to secure a new, ambitious climate strategy for Canada. The agreement was signed during a public event on Parliament Hill in Ottawa yesterday evening. In the next 12 months, the federal government will adopt a plan to dramatically reduce Canada’s...
Communiqué - 15 April 2016 - Tag : Advocacy, Canadian government, Climate, COP21, Fight against climate change, GHG
From Lei Chen Zhen, student and Équiterre volunteer
Actualité - 1 April 2016 - Tag : Climate change, COP21, GHG, Public interventions
Since many of you are shopping around for a little trip down south for the spring break or the next vacation, Équiterre’s action of the month is to reduce your environmental footprint—even if you go for one of the famous all-inclusive packages.
The oil industry has set expansion goals that, if reached, would see production soar from about 2.1 million barrels per day (mbpd) today to 4.7 mbpd by 2030, and to as much as 5.8 mbpd by 2035.