Environment & Sustainability
Feds allow Ontario, New Brunswick to use their own carbon-pricing systems for large emitters
September 21, 2020 By P&PC Staff
The federal government has approved Ontario and New Brunswick to bypass the federal carbon-pricing program for large industrial emitters.
The Canadian Press reports that provinces will use their own carbon-pricing systems, which are facility-specific instead of being based on the type of industry.
Jonathan Wilkinson, Canada’s environment minister, says the provinces have taken advantage of a loophole in the legislation.
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