September 23 | Community Confidence in Renewable Energy Development
October 6 | The Global Energy Outlook: The Future of Fossil Fuels
Recent legislation requires the Ontario Energy Board to establish a new process for the interests of consumers to be represented in its proceedings.Full Brief
New regulations announced by the federal government require the National Energy Board to consider the quantity of direct and upstream greenhouse gas emissions when evaluating pipeline projects.Full Brief
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September 14, 2016 | Richard Dicerni, previous Deputy Minister to the Notley government and previous Deputy Minister of Industry Canada, will speak to the government changes, the climate change policy, pipeline challenges, and the current fiscal and economic environment.
September 23, 2016 | Energy development has become increasingly contested at the local level. While opposition to pipelines is top of mind, energy projects of all stripes, including those from renewable sources, have confronted powerful local opposition in some communities.
October 6, 2016 | Michael Greenstone, Milton Friedman Professor in Economics, University of Chicago; Director, Energy Policy Institute of Chicago, and Steve Carlisle, President and Managing Director, General Motors Canada, will share their perspectives on what the future may hold for Canada's fossil fuel sector.
Oct 21, 2016