Environment Minister Peter Kent

Gas Project Rejected To Protect Animals

CP | Heather Scoffield, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.30.2013 | Canada Alberta

OTTAWA - The federal government has vetoed an Alberta gas project proposed by Cenovus Energy (TSX:CVE) because it would have threatened the habitat of...

May: Tories Sabotage Climate Talks

CBC | Posted 01.29.2013 | Canada Politics

When it comes to progress on climate change negotiations, the best thing for Canada to do is to stay home and stop sabotaging the process, says the le...

An Open Letter to the Environment Minister

David Suzuki | Posted 08.18.2012 | Canada Politics
David Suzuki

I’'m writing to thank you and the government for the decision to make the Rouge Valley a national park. But, I am still shocked each time I hear you on radio or television –justifying what you are doing or not doing on the basis of the economic consequences. That’'s the Finance Minister'’s job. Yours is to protect the environment.

Environment Minister Facing (Another) Lawsuit Over Failure To Protect Caribou

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.24.2012 | Canada Politics

EDMONTON - Environmentalists are taking Federal Environment Minister Peter Kent to court — again — over his alleged failure to protect woodland ca...

Canada's Environment Minister Answers Your Questions

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.25.2012 | Canada Politics

Canada's Environment Minister Peter Kent met with The Huffington Post Canada's editorial board on Thursday and took the time to answer some of the bes...

Ontario Slams Kent Over Report Of Backtracking On Coal Emissions

CP | Maria Babbage, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.07.2012 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Ontario is warning the federal Conservatives not to retreat from plans to create national regulations governing coal-fired power plants.Such...