On April 18, 2019 the CBA submitted a response to the Government of Ontario’s discussion paper, Reducing Litter and Waste in Our Communities. The CBA recommended modernizing approvals, increasing the off-farm material allowance for agricultural anaerobic digestion facilities, enhancing landfill gas capture and wastewater treatment plant infrastructure, supporting investment and growth in Ontario, reutilizing the resources from food and organic waste in Ontario to realize soil health and clean energy benefits, and utilizing a phased approach to transition to a full food and organic waste ban.
Join us for the third free seminar Developing a Voluntary RNG Market in Ontario on May 10th, 2019 from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm in Toronto at the Ontario Investment and Trade Centre, 250 Yonge Street, 35th Floor, Main Theatre. Register Here! The Made-in-Ontario Environment Plan released November 2018 included an initiative to require natural gas utilities to implement a voluntary renewable natural gas (RNG) option for customers. Learn about common elements of voluntary RNG programs, examples from other jurisdictions, and what is being proposed in Ontario.
On April 26, 2019 the new CBA Board of Directors met in Mississauga, ON to discuss several key priorities for the CBA. Directors and CBA staff had productive discussions about advocacy priorities for 2019/2020 and the national scope for the CBA aligning with the 2018-2023 Strategic Plan. As part of the facilitated discussion, committees were formed to focus on CBA activities across Canada to help support the growth of the biogas and RNG industry.