Kyoto Protocol Canada

Canada Almost Certain To Miss Climate Change Target: Audit

CP | Murray Brewster, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.07.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Canada is all but certain to miss its Copenhagen Accord target to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 2020, the country's environmental watchd...

Most Don't Know Canada Pulled Out Of Climate Treaty: Poll

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 11.06.2013 | Canada Business

A majority of Canadians don’t realize that the Harper government has pulled Canada out of the landmark Kyoto Protocol climate change agreement, acco...

Althia Raj

Tories Taking Next Step In Killing Kyoto | Althia Raj | Posted 02.24.2012 | Canada Politics

TORONTO — Canada’s Environment Minister will table legislation this spring to scrap a law that forces the country to meet its climate change oblig...

PHOTOS: Canada's Top Polluting Provinces

CBC | Posted 03.19.2012 | Canada Politics

As Canada begins the process of withdrawing from the Kyoto Protocol this year, and Quebec launches the country's first cap-and-trade system regulating...

Former MP Taking Legal Action Against Tories Over Kyoto Breach

CBC | Posted 03.05.2012 | Canada Politics

A former Quebec politician is planning legal action against the Conservative government for pulling out of the Kyoto Protocol, calling the move uncons...

Canada's New Best Friend

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 02.15.2012 | Canada Politics

MOSCOW - Russia supports Canada's decision to pull out of the Kyoto Protocol, says its foreign ministry, reaffirming Friday that Moscow will not take ...

Canada MIA at Durban

Laurin Liu | Posted 02.11.2012 | Canada Politics
Laurin Liu

During the last stretch of negotiations, delegates spotted the Canadian minister of environment in the main plenary room, shut out of key end-game negotiations. The sight of the minister in the plenary room, while high-level talks were occurring elsewhere, was striking in its symbolic accuracy.

Canada Pulls Out Of Kyoto

CBC | Posted 02.11.2012 | Canada Politics

Canada is formally withdrawing from the Kyoto accord, Environment Minister Peter Kent said Monday. The decision to do so will save the gov...

2015 Sound Like A Good Year For A Climate Deal?

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.07.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA -- Canada's environment minister would like to see a new global treaty that binds all the world's big polluters hammered out in the next few y...

Canada Changes Tone On New Climate Deal

CBC | Posted 02.07.2012 | Canada Politics

Environment Minister Peter Kent says countries shouldn't rush into a second chapter of Kyoto because they are worried about a vacuum in global efforts...

Canada Officially Withdrawing From Kyoto

CP | Steve Rennie, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.04.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Canada will not renew its commitment to the Kyoto protocol, despite a tempting climate-change offer from China, Environment Minister Peter Ke...

Kent Refuses To Confirm Withdrawal From Kyoto

CP | Stephanie Levitz, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.28.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Ripping up the Kyoto Accord may ready Canada for a bruising at international climate talks in South Africa this week but allows it to avoid a...