Order: Reduction of Carbon Dioxide Emissions from Coal-fired Generation of Electricity Regulations Do Not Apply in Nova Scotia

On December 3, 2014 the Minister of the Environment (Minister) published the "Order Declaring that the Reduction of Carbon Dioxide Emissions from Coal-fired Generation of Electricity Regulations Do Not Apply in Nova Scotia."

The Order follows an agreement, on May 26, 2014, between the Minister and the Government of Nova Scotia, that there are in force by or under the laws of Nova Scotia:

Pursuant to the above agreement, the Order establishes that the federal regulations on GHG emissions from coal-fired electricity generation do not apply in Nova Scotia.

The Order comes into force on July 1, 2015.

To read the Order in the Canada Gazette, please click here.

   

Published : 1 Jul, 2015