Approval isn't guaranteed
oil and gas companies adjust to more stringent environmental regulations in Canada
Fossil fuel infrastructure projects face new challenges in Canada. With national and provincial governments tightening environmental review standards, oil pipeline and natural gas project teams are navigating an uncertain new world. After coming into power last year, the country's national Liberal government has changed environmental regulations to require greater input from the public as well as a climate test to determine pipeline projects' effect on greenhouse gas emissions.