Northern Focus Webinar
April 14, 2022
Bora Laskin law students present their research on forestry, sustainability and public engagement - specifically on the two themes of caribou habitat and nuclear waste. The students' work was supported by Environment North, the Canadian Evironmental Law Association and ProBono Students Canada.
Marathon Palladium Project
March 16, 2022
Environment North made an oral presentation as well as a written submission to the Joint Review Panel. Environment North hopes steps will be taken to address concerns on the climate and socio-economic impacts of this project.
Nuclear energy will not help counter climate change
January 30, 2022
Four international nuclear regulation experts release a joint statement, "Nuclear is just not part of any feasible strategy that could counter climate change."
Swedish government approves next steps in construction of nuclear waste repository.
January 29, 2022
"REGRETTABLE and IRRESPONSIBLE" according to the Swedish Society for Nature Conservation and the Swedish NGO Office for Nuclear Waste Review (MKG) since concerns about the safety of the copper cannisters remain.
Deep Geological Disposal Still Under Scrutiny
September 18, 2021
An update on the nuclear waste disposal plans for Sweden and Finland - further study of copper corrosion and a test tunnel.