Meinhard Doelle

Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law

6061 University Avenue

Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 4H9

Canada

Dalhousie University - Marine and Environmental Law Institute

6061 University Avenue

Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 4H9

Canada

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Scholarly Papers (57)

1.

CEAA 2012: The End of Federal EA as We Know It?

(2012) 24 Journal of Environmental Law and Practice 1
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 13 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 19 Nov 2012
Meinhard Doelle
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 810 (9,143)

Abstract:

Environmental Assessment, Canada, Federal, Legislation

2.

The Legacy of the Climate Talks in Copenhagen: Hopenhagen or Brokenhagen?

(2010) 4 Carbon & Climate Law Review 86
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 12 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 10 Nov 2012
Meinhard Doelle
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 192 (113,340)

Abstract:

climate change, international law

3.

Using Strategic Environmental Assessments to Guide Oil and Gas Exploration Decisions: Applying Lessons Learned from Atlantic Canada to the Beaufort Sea

(2013) 22 Review of European, Comparative and International Environmental Law 103
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 05 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 17 Apr 2013
Meinhard Doelle, Nigel Bankes and Louie Porta
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law, University of Calgary - Faculty of Law and Government of Canada
Downloads 165 (119,804)

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4.

The Evolution of Federal EA in Canada: One Step Forward, Two Steps Back?

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 26 Jan 2014
Meinhard Doelle
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 158 (120,956)

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5.

Geoengineering and Dispute Settlement Under UNCLOS and the UNFCCC: Stormy Seas Ahead?

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 02 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 22 Feb 2014
Meinhard Doelle
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 108 (132,390)

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6.

Law and Policy Options for Strategic Environmental Assessment in Canada

Number of pages: 88 Posted: 18 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 17 Apr 2014
Independent, affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Waterloo - Department of Environment and Resource Studies and Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 95 (159,250)

Abstract:

Strategic Environmental Assessment

7.

Early Experience with the Kyoto Compliance System: Possible Lessons for MEA Compliance System Design

Climate Law, Vol. 1, No. 2, 2010
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 22 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 12 Jan 2014
Meinhard Doelle
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 95 (205,441)

Abstract:

Climate Change, Compliance, Facilitation, Enforcement

8.

The Birth of the Warsaw Loss & Damage Mechanism: Planting a Seed to Grow Ambition?

(2014) 8 Carbon & Climate Law Review 35
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 04 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 14 Aug 2014
Meinhard Doelle
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 93 (181,008)

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9.

Compliance and Enforcement in the Climate Change Regime

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 31 May 2012
Meinhard Doelle
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 91 (189,005)

Abstract:

Compliance, Kyoto Protocol, UNFCCC, Climate Change

10.

Loss and Damage in the UN Climate Regime: Prospects for Paris

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 22 Feb 2015
Meinhard Doelle
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 76 (156,512)

Abstract:

UNFCCC, Loss and Damage

11.

The Role of the UNFCCC Regime in Ensuring Effective Adaptation in Developing Countries: Lessons from Bangladesh

Climate Law (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 31 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 14 Aug 2014
Meinhard Doelle, Steven Evans and Tony George Puthucherril
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law, Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law and Independent
Downloads 73 (208,285)

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12.

The Role of EA in Achieving a Sustainable Energy Future in Canada: A Case Study of the Lower Churchill Panel Review

(2013) 25 Journal of Environmental Law and Practice 113
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 31 May 2012 Last Revised: 17 Apr 2013
Meinhard Doelle
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 66 (237,574)

Abstract:

environmental assessments, energy, EA, CEAA alternatives, net contribution to sustainability

13.

Carbon Capture and Storage in the CDM: Finding its Place Among Climate Mitigation Options?

Climate Law 3 (2012) 49-69
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 31 May 2012
Meinhard Doelle and Emily Lukaweski
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 66 (263,966)

Abstract:

Carbon Capture and Storage, CCS, UNFCCC, CDM, Clean Development Mechanism

14.

The Regulation of Tidal Energy Development Off Nova Scotia: Navigating Foggy Waters

55 UNB Law Journal 27, 2006
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 09 Aug 2012
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law, Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law, Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law, Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law and Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 62 (252,072)

Abstract:

Bay of Fundy, tidal power, Nova Scotia, sustainability, environmental law

15.

Offshore Renewable Energy Governance in Nova Scotia: A Case Study of Tidal Energy in the Bay of Fundy

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 15 Aug 2014
Meinhard Doelle
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 52 (202,798)

Abstract:

offshore renewable energy, governance, strategic environmental assessment

16.

The Lower Churchill Panel Review: Sustainability Assessment Under Legislative Constraints

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 15 Aug 2014
Meinhard Doelle
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 46 (201,471)

Abstract:

Environmental Assessment, Sustainability

17.

Negotiating the Interface of Environmental and Economic Governance: Nova Scotia's Environmental Goals and Sustainable Prosperity Act

35(1) Dalhousie Law Journal (2012)
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 10 Jan 2013
William Lahey and Meinhard Doelle
Dalhousie University and Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 43 (295,290)

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18.

Arctic Climate Governance: Can the Canary in the Coal Mine Lift Canada’s Head Out of the Sand(s)?

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 15 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 08 Nov 2012
Meinhard Doelle
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 42 (308,076)

Abstract:

Climate Policy, Arctic, Canada

19.

Loss & Damage in the UN Climate Regime: A Way to Bridge the Ambition Gap?

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 25 Aug 2013
Meinhard Doelle
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 40 (252,072)

Abstract:

climate change, loss and damage, liability, ambition

20.

Climate Liability in Canada

M. Doelle, D. Mahony and A. Smith, Chapter 19: 'Canada' in R. Lord et al (eds) Climate Change Liability: Transnational Law and Practice (Cambridge University Press, 2012)
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 14 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 23 Nov 2012
Meinhard Doelle, Dennis Mahony and Alex Smith
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law, Torys LLP and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 36 (333,850)

Abstract:

climate change, liability, Canada

21.

Climate Governance at the Municipal Level in Canada: A Case Study of Mitigation Efforts in Halifax

Chapter 7, in B. J. Richardson, Local Climate Law (2012, Edward Elgar)
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 14 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 08 Nov 2012
Meinhard Doelle and Kaija Belfry Munroe
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 32 (359,626)

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22.

A New Regulatory Framework for Low-Impact/High-Value Aquaculture in Nova Scotia

Number of pages: 175 Posted: 16 Dec 2014
Meinhard Doelle and William Lahey
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law and Dalhousie University
Downloads 31 (300,297)

Abstract:

aquaculture, regulation, governance

23.

Using Law as a Tool to Ensure Meaningful Public Participation in Environmental Assessment

12 J. Env. L. & Prac. 27
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 18 Apr 2014
A. John Sinclair and Meinhard Doelle
University of Manitoba - Natural Resources Institute and Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 31 (274,564)

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24.

New Governance Arrangements at the Intersection of Climate Change and Forest Policy: Institutional, Political and Regulatory Dimensions

Public Administration Vol. 90, No. 1, 2012 (37–55),
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 10 Nov 2012
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Independent, University of Victoria - Faculty of Law and Michigan Technological University
Downloads 30 (349,577)

Abstract:

governance arrangements, climate policy, forest management

25.

The Role of Strategic Environmental Assessments (SEAs) in Energy Governance: A Case Study of Tidal Energy in Nova Scotia's Bay of Fundy

(2009) 27 Journal of Energy and Natural Resources Law 112
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 03 Jun 2013
Meinhard Doelle
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 29 (356,273)

Abstract:

Strategic Environmental Assessment, SEA, Tidal Energy

26.

Mediation in Environmental Assessments in Canada: Unfulfilled Promise?

Dalhousie Law Journal (2010) 33:1
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 03 Oct 2012
Meinhard Doelle and A. John Sinclair
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law and University of Manitoba - Natural Resources Institute
Downloads 29 (343,125)

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27.

The Kyoto Protocol; Reflections on Its Significance on the Occasion of Its Entry into Force

(2005) 27 Dalhousie Law Journal 556)
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 16 Sep 2014
Meinhard Doelle
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 26 (346,372)

Abstract:

climate change, Kyoto Protocol, UNFCCC, environmental law, international law

28.

Putting the Train of Environmental Governance Back on Track: Nova Scotia’s Experiment in Using Legislation to Strengthen Environmental Governance

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 03 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 04 Mar 2014
Meinhard Doelle and William Lahey
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law and Dalhousie University
Downloads 25 (363,135)

Abstract:

Environmental Governance, Legislative Goals, Integration

29.

Climate Change and the Use of the Dispute Settlement Regime of the Law of the Sea Convention

(2006) 37 Journal of Ocean Development and International Law 319 - 337
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 28 Sep 2014
Meinhard Doelle
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 21 (305,436)
Citation 2

Abstract:

climate change, law of the sea, compliance, dispute settlement, marine environment

30.

Integration among Global Environmental Regimes: Lessons Learned from Climate Change Mitigation

Aldo Chircop et al eds., The Future of Regime-Building in the Law of the Sea: Essays in Tribute to Douglas M. Johnston (Leiden, The Netherlands: Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, 2009) 63
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 10 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 23 Nov 2012
Meinhard Doelle
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 21 (385,629)

Abstract:

climate change, mitigation, integration, international negotiations

31.

Climate Change and Human Rights: The Role of International Human Rights in Motivating States to Take Climate Change Seriously

(2004) 1 MqJICEL 1
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 28 Sep 2014
Meinhard Doelle
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 20 (316,355)

Abstract:

climate change, human rights

32.

Time for a New Approach to Environmental Assessments: Promoting Cooperation and Consensus for Sustainability

(2006) 26 Environmental Impact Assessment Review 185 - 205
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 11 Apr 2014
Meinhard Doelle and A. John Sinclair
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law and University of Manitoba - Natural Resources Institute
Downloads 17 (385,629)

Abstract:

environmental assessment, public participation

33.

IT Waste Management in Canada: From Cost Recovery to Resource Conservation?

5 Canadian Journal of Law and Technology 59
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 12 Oct 2013
Meinhard Doelle
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 16 (427,543)

Abstract:

electronic waste, waste reduction, product stewardship, extended producer responsibility, IT waste

34.

Climate Change and the WTO: Opportunities to Motivate State Action on Climate Change Through the World Trade Organization

13 RECIEL 85, 2004
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 28 Sep 2014
Meinhard Doelle
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 14 (437,849)
Citation 1

Abstract:

trade, climate change, WTO

35.

Invasive Seaweed: Global and Regional Law and Policy Responses

50 Botanica Marina 438, 2007
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 19 Jul 2012
Meinhard Doelle, Moira McConnell and David VanderZwaag
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law, Dalhousie University and Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 14 (437,849)

Abstract:

global, policy, biological diversity, seaweed, precaution, regional, law and policy

36.

Opt-Out Process for Developing Countries

Number of pages: 4 Posted: 02 Dec 2014
Meinhard Doelle
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 11 (437,849)

Abstract:

climate change, loss and damage

37.

The Implications of the SCC Red Chris Decision for EA in Canada

20 J. Env. L. & Prac. 161, 2010
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 20 Oct 2013
Meinhard Doelle
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 8 (468,737)

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38.

The Sydney Tar Ponds Case: Shutting the Door on Environmental Class Action Suits in Nova Scotia?

(2015) 27 Journal of Environmental Law and Practice 279
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 26 Jun 2015
Meinhard Doelle
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 7 (394,085)

Abstract:

class action, tort law, nuisance, strict liability

39.

The Role of Strategic Environmental Assessments in Improving the Governance of Emerging New Industries: A Case Study of Wind Developments in Nova Scotia

McGill International Journal of Sustainable Development Law & Policy, Vol. 11, No. 1, 2015
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 19 Jun 2015
Meinhard Doelle and Rebecca Critchley
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law and Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 7 (389,807)

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40.

Governing Information: A Three Dimensional Analysis of Environmental Assessment

(2012) 90 Public Administration 19
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 15 Nov 2013
Alastair Neil Craik, Meinhard Doelle and Fred Peter Gale
University of Waterloo - School of Environment, Enterprise and Development, Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law and School of Social Sciences, University of Tasmania
Downloads 7 (448,131)

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41.

The Cat Came Back, or the Nine Lives of the Kyoto Protocol

(2006) 16 J. Env. L. & Prac. 261
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 16 Sep 2014
Meinhard Doelle
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 5 (473,770)

Abstract:

climate change, international law, Kyoto Protocol, UNFCCC

42.

From Kyoto to Marrakech: A Long Walk Through the Desert: Mirage or Oasis?

(2002) 25 Dalhousie Law Journal 113
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 17 Sep 2014
Meinhard Doelle
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 4 (498,636)

Abstract:

climate change, international law, environmental law, Kyoto Protocol, UN Climate Regime, UNFCCC

43.

The Copenhagen Climate Talks: The End of The Road for the UNFCC or a Step Forward in The Evolution of the Regime

(2010) 2 Amsterdam Law Forum 71
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 01 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 12 Oct 2013
Meinhard Doelle
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 3 (463,517)

Abstract:

climate change, UNFCCC

44.

Aquaculture Governance in Canada: A Patchwork of Approaches

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 13 Sep 2015
Meinhard Doelle and Phillip Saunders
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law and Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 2 (349,577)

Abstract:

aquaculture, regulation, governance

45.

EA Expert Panel Report: Reflections on Canada's Proposed Next Generation Assessment Process

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 27 Apr 2017
Meinhard Doelle and A. John Sinclair
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law and University of Manitoba - Natural Resources Institute
Downloads 0 (352,888)

Abstract:

environmental assessment, sustainability assessment, Canada, law reform

46.

From Smokes to Smokestacks: Lessons from Tobacco for the Future of Climate Change Liability

Georgetown Environmental Law Review (Geo. Envtl. L. Rev.) (2017, Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 25 Apr 2017
Martin Olszynski, Sharon Mascher and Meinhard Doelle
University of Calgary - Faculty of Law, Law, University of Calgary and Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 0 (242,817)

Abstract:

climate change, litigation, liability, legislation, tobacco, environmental law, tort law

47.

EA Expert Panel Report: A Preliminary Assessment of Canada's Proposed New Federal Assessment Process

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 10 Apr 2017
Meinhard Doelle
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 0 (458,352)

Abstract:

environmental assessment, sustainability assessment, Canada, law reform

48.

Nova Scotia's Cap & Trade System: A Modest Proposal

Number of pages: 5 Posted: 23 Mar 2017
Meinhard Doelle
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 0 (498,636)

Abstract:

climate change, carbon pricing, cap and trade

49.

Integrating Climate Change into EA: Thoughts on Federal Law Reform

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 19 Oct 2016
Meinhard Doelle
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 0 (297,769)

Abstract:

climate change, environmental assessment, Paris Climate Agreement, Canada

50.

The Paris Climate Agreement – Assessment of Strengths and Weaknesses

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 13 Oct 2016
Meinhard Doelle
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 0 (162,899)

Abstract:

Climate Change, United Nations, Regime, Paris Climate Agreement

51.

Polyjural and Polycentric Sustainability Assessment: A Once-in-a-Generation Law Reform Opportunity

(2016) 30:1 Journal of Environmental Law and Practice 36
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 16 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 31 Jan 2017
Jason MacLean, Meinhard Doelle and Chris Tollefson
Lakehead University - Bora Laskin Faculty of Law, Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law and University of Victoria - Faculty of Law
Downloads 0 (244,612)

Abstract:

Environmental Assessment, Sustainability, Climate Change, Canada, Law Reform

52.

Maximizing the Potential of the Paris Agreement: Effective Review of Action and Support in a Bottom-Up Regime

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 19 May 2016
Stockholm Environment Institute, University of Oxford - Blavatnik School of Government, Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law, International Institute for Environment and Development, Arizona State University (ASU), International Institute for Environment and Development and New York University (NYU) - Guarini Center on Environmental and Land Use Law
Downloads 0 (151,484)

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53.

Looking Up, Down, and Sideways: Reconceiving Cumulative Effects Assessment as a Mindset

Environmental Impact Assessment Review, 2016
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 04 May 2016 Last Revised: 06 May 2016
A. John Sinclair, Meinhard Doelle and Peter Duinker
University of Manitoba - Natural Resources Institute, Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law and Dalhousie University
Downloads 0 (250,121)

Abstract:

cumulative effect, environmental assessment

54.

Reviewing Implementation & Compliance Under the Paris Climate Agreement: Preliminary Thoughts on Process Design for Articles 13-15

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 13 Apr 2016
Meinhard Doelle
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 0 (182,151)

Abstract:

Paris Climate Agreement, Review, Compliance

55.

The Paris Agreement: Historic Breakthrough or High Stakes Experiment?

Forthcoming, Special Issue: 6(1-2) Climate Law (2016).
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 27 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 25 Jan 2016
Meinhard Doelle
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 0 (10,576)

Abstract:

Paris Climate Agreement, UNFCCC, COP 21

56.

The Past, Present, and Future of Canadian Environmental Law: A Critical Dialogue

(2015-2016) 1:1 Lakehead Law Journal 79
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 26 Dec 2015
Jason MacLean, Meinhard Doelle and Chris Tollefson
Lakehead University - Bora Laskin Faculty of Law, Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law and University of Victoria - Faculty of Law
Downloads 0 (242,817)

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57.

Fulfilling the Promise: Basic Components of Next Generation Environmental Assessment

Journal of Environmental Law & Practice, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 07 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 10 Feb 2016
Robert B. Gibson, Meinhard Doelle and A. John Sinclair
University of Waterloo - Department of Environment and Resource Studies, Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law and University of Manitoba - Natural Resources Institute
Downloads 0 (53,281)

Abstract:

environmental assessment, sustainability assessment