December 1, 2017

Ontario's Ministry of Government and Consumer Services (MGCS) released a highly anticipated regulatory proposal  on December 1, 2017 seeking public comment on proposed amendments to O. Reg. 48/01 under the Condominium Act, 1998 S.O. 1998, c. 19 (Condo Act). MGCS is pro...

August 31, 2017

The Province of Ontario yesterday launched the Green Ontario Fund (the Fund), an agency of the government required by law to invest the proceeds from Ontario's carbon market into programs that reduce greenhouse gas emissions from industry and buildings. The Fund initia...

July 21, 2017

Ontario's Ministry of Municipal Affairs (MMA) is seeking input on proposed changes to Ontario's Building Code targeted at increasing electric vehicle (EV) charging infrastructure in new multi-unit residential buildings (MURBs). The consultation also covers changes targ...

November 14, 2016

Ontario's Ministry of Municipal Affairs (MMA) has released proposed Building Code changes intended to support electric vehicle (EV) charging in many homes and workplaces, excluding multi-unit apartment buildings (MMA defines multi-unit apartment buildings as including...

October 21, 2016

The Government of Saskatchewan has released a white paper outlining its plan for climate change action. Premier Brad Wall announced the plan in a speech at the Regina and District Chamber of Commerce on October 18, 2016. The white paper calls for a fair and balanced ap...

October 3, 2016

A Natural Resources Canada (NRCan) request for proposals through the Energy Innovation Program (EIP) is currently seeking proposals for clean energy innovation projects located in Canada. Proposals are due by October 31, 2016 at 11:59 pm. Depending on pr...

September 23, 2016

On September 23, 2016, Ontario's Premier Kathleen Wynne released mandate letters setting out key priorities for provincial cabinet ministers for the second half of the government's term in office.

Below, we include excerpts relating directly to zero emission vehicles (Z...

September 22, 2016

British Columbia's (BC) Climate Leadership Plan (the Plan), officially released on August 19, 2016, contains important commitments concerning electric vehicles (EVs), in addition to a variety of other actions across six key action areas. 

The Plan anticipates that,...

September 15, 2016

On Monday, September 12, 2016 Lieutenant Governor Dowdeswell delivered the Throne Speech outlining the government's priorities for the second half of its mandate. The Throne Speech touched upon a number of new initiatives relevant to energy, climate change, First Natio...

July 8, 2016

On July 7, 2016 the Ontario Energy Board (OEB) released a bulletin setting out OEB Staff's view that ownership or operation of an Electric Vehicle (EV) charging station and the selling of EV charging services from such facilities do not constitute distribution or retai...

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