Blog by Chad Grasza

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The Ontario government released a discussion paper for the Ontario Low-Carbon Hydrogen Strategy on November 19, 2020. The discussion is opened for a 60-day public consultation with stakeholders and is set to close on January 18, 2021. Feedbacks from participants will help inform the

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Chad Grasza
01.12.20 04:46 PM - Comment(s)
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First reading for Bill 231, Protecting Ontarians by Enhancing Gas Station Safety to Prevent Gas and Dash Act, 2020 was made on the 16th of November 2020.
The Bill amends the Occupational Health and Safety Act.  Employers at gas stations are required to give notice of ...
Chad Grasza
27.11.20 02:05 PM - Comment(s)

On November 19th, 2020, the Minister of Environment and Climate Change introduced Bill C-12, An Act respecting transparency and accountability in Canada's efforts to achieve net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by the year 2050 (C...
Chad Grasza
25.11.20 10:02 AM - Comment(s)

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Bill 47: Ensuring Safety and Cutting Red Tape Act, 2020 would amend the Occupational Health and Safety Act, the Radiation Protection Act and the Workers’ Compensation Act to simplify language and remove unnecessary barriers for job creators without making s...

Chad Grasza
20.11.20 08:40 AM - Comment(s)

On October 8, 2020, the Ministry of Energy, Development and Mines posted a proposal detailing planned amendments to Ontario’s Net Metering Regulation to allow for “demonstration of community net-metering projects.” The proposal summary states that community net metering “would su...

Chad Grasza
27.10.20 09:32 AM - Comment(s)

Written by Chad Grasza


On September 30, 2020, the Ministry of Energy, Northern Development and Mines released a Ministerial Directive to direct the IESO to implement a 2021-2024 Conservation and Demand Management Framework launching the week of January 4, 2021. The new framework will be cen...

Chad Grasza
26.10.20 09:31 AM - Comment(s)

Written by Chad Grasza

On June 22, 2020, the Department of National Defence pleaded guilty to one charge of contravening the Storage Tank Systems for Petroleum Products and Allied Petroleum Products Regulations. The Department was sentenced in the Provincial Court of Alberta in St...

Chad Grasza
23.10.20 08:41 AM - Comment(s)

Written by Chad Grasza 


On October 6th the Alberta Government published a 26 page document called  - Getting Alberta Back to Work  Natural Gas Vision and Strategy.  The governments vision is to provide a legal framework to support investment and position Alberta as a global suppli...

Chad Grasza
22.10.20 08:47 AM - Comment(s)

Written by Chad Grasza


The Alberta government is starting discussions this fall with key stakeholders to introduce legislation for the development of geothermal energy.  The government feels a strong geothermal sector will provide opportunities for Indigenous, rural communities and create jobs i...

Chad Grasza
22.10.20 08:26 AM - Comment(s)