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Joy of joys! Alberta court rules that discriminating against environmental NGOs is illegal, stresses that government should facilitate public participation

By Janet Keeping, Leader of the Green Party of Alberta Alberta’s Environmental Protection and Enhancement Act (EPEA) sets out a decision making process for review of oilsands and other projects which includes the filing of “Statements of Concern.”  But the environmental review process doesn’t always work the way it should.  On October 1, the Alberta …