This submission outlines key recommendations from West Coast Environmental Law Association in response to the federal government's Environmental and Regulatory Reviews Discussion Paper, particularly as it pertains to the National Energy Board. Building on our recommendations to the Expert Panel appointed to review the NEB, the submission outlines priority issues of particular concern in the Discussion Paper as they relate to building a modern, trustworthy lifecycle energy regulator.
For more information on West Coast's recommendations regarding the federal environmental law reviews, please see:
- WCELA Submissions on the Environmental Assessment Aspects of the Environmental and Regulatory Reviews Discussion Paper
- Top 10 Recommendations for a Renewed Fisheries Act
- WCELA Brief on Review of Public Navigation Rights in Canada
- Making the Grade: A Report Card on Canada’s Proposal for Strengthening Environmental Laws and Processes