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Environment committee  , a researcher from the Université de Montréal, who works in the field of climate change. One of the things he told me was that there was a lack of coordination at the federal level, and even at the provincial level, in Quebec. He mentioned that several measures have not been included

February 8th, 2018Committee meeting

Anne Minh-Thu QuachNDP

Environment committee   is required for them to achieve their sustainable development goals. We support that approach to buildings because, although there is the climate change imperative that is driving codes and standards, we also need consumer demand. The demand for better buildings that offer better comfort

February 8th, 2018Committee meeting

Rob Bernhardt

Environment committee   energy-efficient. CMHC is pleased to be leading this unprecedented investment in building healthy communities. It's a comprehensive strategy that will advance a whole host of broader government initiatives, objectives, and priorities, including supporting Canada's climate change

February 8th, 2018Committee meeting

Duncan Hill

Environment committee  The Pan-Canadian Framework on Clean Growth and Climate Change, as a whole and in this sector in particular, is a powerful boost to the efforts of the federal government, the provinces and the country as a whole. The targets are ambitious. In our view, they are achievable

February 6th, 2018Committee meeting

Frank DesRosiers

Environment committee   to be and then start to build to those standards—and certainly working through the Canadian Commission on Building and Fire Codes to ensure that they're engaged, that they see the value of this as a climate change reduction measure as well as reducing costs.

February 6th, 2018Committee meeting

Sarah Stinson

Environment committee   safely, reduce risks and keep compliance cost low. And they keep these costs lower by establishing uniform, trusted regulations that keep pace with industry change. This brings me to the NRC's collaboration in the pan-Canadian framework on clean growth and climate change

February 6th, 2018Committee meeting

Richard Tremblay

Environment committee   bring your ideas forward. We'll discuss those as well when we come back. Then there will be a discussion on where we go with the committee on climate change. Have a wonderful holiday. I'm wishing everyone a restful period with their families. Thank you so much for spending today

December 12th, 2017Committee meeting

The ChairLiberal

Environment committee   an environmental outcome, certain timelines have to be imposed. More generally, the overall design philosophy for environmental regulations at Environment and Climate Change Canada is to impose performance standards. What is the outcome that we're looking for? We'll tell you the outcome

December 12th, 2017Committee meeting

John Moffet

Environment committee   most of the people live, but Canada is mostly a large natural or modified landscape that supports us all. I come from Manitoba, where flooding is a very serious issue. Water management is becoming extremely important. I urge all of you to read the new Manitoba climate change

December 12th, 2017Committee meeting

Robert SopuckConservative

Environment committee  I think the climate change plan was intended to be broad. It covers a number of emission sources.

December 12th, 2017Committee meeting

Matt Jones

Environment committee  I'm not speaking about infrastructure. You haven't really spoken to those. I'm talking about accelerating replacement of the coal-fired.... I'm talking about reducing reliance on diesel in indigenous...more energy-efficient transportation, and adaptation and climate change

December 12th, 2017Committee meeting

Linda DuncanNDP

Environment committee   the heritage study in there because it was appropriate. The third study was to look at climate change, and it had a whole suite of things that we could look at. It's a very big subject. The clerk and I thought maybe it would be helpful, as we work to put our plan together going forward

December 12th, 2017Committee meeting

The ChairLiberal

Environment committee  Thank you, Madam Chair. Good morning. We're very pleased to be here today. I'm pleased to be here on behalf of Environment and Climate Change Canada and to be discussing the implementation of the pan-Canadian framework. I'm Matt Jones from Environment and Climate Change Canada

December 12th, 2017Committee meeting

Matt Jones

Environment committee  . As you know, Bill C-57 would formally recognize the leadership role of the Treasury Board Secretariat in greening government operations. It is important to note that the centre for greening government will complement the leadership role that Environment and Climate Change Canada

December 5th, 2017Committee meeting

Nick Xenos

Environment committee   be some value in looking at expanding it to allow the Minister of the Environment and Climate Change to also issue directives to achieve exactly the sorts of things you're talking about.

December 5th, 2017Committee meeting

Andrew Hayes