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.
Where Canada’s ranking is low, it’s sometimes unavoidable due to factors beyond our control such as geography and climate.
It’s hard to see how a new additional phase of consultation will reduce timelines.
The oil and gas industry accounts for almost 8 per cent of Canada’s GDP.
Bill C-69 overhauls the federal environmental-impact assessment process for resource projects.