Opinion

Site C, Muskrat Falls and pitfalls of short-circuited project assessments

Federal and provincial assessment and review processes need to ensure that there are meaningful, public evaluations of the economic rationality, and social and environmental impacts of energy and resource projects before they proceed.

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s government was elected two years ago in part on promises to reform the federal environmental assessment and regulatory review processes which apply to these types of projects.The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade

PUBLISHED :Monday, Dec. 11, 2017 12:00 AM

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