News - Details

Canada unveils law to change how energy projects are assessed

February 15, 2018 11:25 AM

The Canadian government, seeking to address unhappiness about the potential environmental impact of major projects, on Feb. 8 unveiled draft legislation to change how oil pipelines and mines are assessed.  The bill, which officials say could become law by mid-2019, will create a new Impact Assessment Agency of Canada to probe the possible consequences of proposed projects on federally regulated land. 

HTTPS://WWW.REUTERS.COM/ARTICLE/CANADA-ENERGY-REGULATOR/CANADA-UNVEILS-LAW-TO-CHANGE-HOW-ENERGY-PROJECTS-ARE-ASSESSED-IDUSL2N1PY0NY

Back to news

Comments

 

Rate this News Article:

Spell Check

No comments have been posted to this News Article