The Act expanded the project assessment process to include effects on “gender."
Canada ranks 6th on the portion of the population exposed to unsafe air pollutants.
The massive industrialization of the last two centuries dramatically improved the health and life expectancy of humanity.
The new Act's assessment factors include gender-based analysis and climate change accounting.
The Northern Gateway project passed similar environmental scrutiny but was cancelled by the federal government.
Prime Minister Trudeau plans to phase-out fossil fuel use in Canada.
The Trans Mountain Pipeline expansion's cost has increased from $7.4 billion to $21.4 billion.
Ottawa expects firms to commit to things they can’t possibly predict.