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Minister's Statement on Federal Carbon Tax Impact on Natural Gas Costs
August 1, 2019 - Toronto — Today, Greg Rickford, Minister of Energy, Northern Development and Mines, issued the following statement in response to Enbridge's application of the federal carbon tax on natural gas rates:

Joint Statement Regarding the Energy and Mines Ministers' Conference
July 18, 2019 - CRANBROOK, BRITISH COLUMBIA — Greg Rickford, Ontario Minister of Energy, Northern Development and Mines, Bronwyn Eyre, Saskatchewan Minister of Energy and Resources, and Sonya Savage, Alberta Minister of Energy, released the following joint statement today following the 2019 Energy and Mines Ministers' Conference:

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Recent News

MAM Update - February 2016

Mines and Minerals Division: 

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How We Got Here

Our proposed legislation was developed following consultation with Ontario’s mineral exploration and development stakeholders and engagement with Aboriginal communities and groups that included:

Recommendations for Exploration, 2015–2016

Mines and Minerals Division: 

Recommendations for Exploration across Ontario have been released for 2015–2016. The recommendations are generated annually by staff of the Ontario Geological Survey from research, field programs and areas of industry activity.

Publications Release Notice — December 16, 2015

Mines and Minerals Division: 

The following publications are being released on December 16, 2015, at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time, or 9:00 a.m. Central Time, unless otherwise indicated. Our next scheduled publications release is February 2, 2016. To automatically receive the Publications Release Notice by email, subscribe to the distribution list by contacting Publication Sales.

Summary of Field Work and Other Activities, 2015

Mines and Minerals Division: 

The Ontario Geological Survey is pleased to provide Summary of Field Work and Other Activities, 2015 (OFR 6313) for electronic distribution.

Summary of Field Work and Other Activities presents highlights of, and key new information from, mapping and geoscientific research conducted during the year.

Publications Release Notice — October 21, 2015

Mines and Minerals Division: 

The following publications are being released on October 21, 2015, at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time, or 9:00 a.m. Central Time, unless otherwise indicated. Our next scheduled publications release is December 15, 2015. To automatically receive the Publications Release Notice by email, subscribe to the distribution list by contacting Publication Sales.

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