March 30, 2017March 30, 2017Read more
Constituents met with 8 provincial parliamentarians face to face and the staff of four others. Of note, they met face-to-face with the Ontario Energy Minister, the Honourable Glenn Thibeault and the opposition critics for Environment and Climate Change: Ted Arnott (Progressive Conservative of Ontario) and Peter Tabuns (New Democratic…
March 20, 2017March 20, 2017Read more
Frankly, Canada’s current carbon price of $50 per tonne by 2022 won’t be enough to meet Canada’s goal of reducing emissions to 30% below 2005 levels by 2030. As well, this goal is woefully inadequate. If every country adopted Canada’s targets, this would not keep warming below 2oC,…
February 28, 2017
CCL Canada Education: A discussion about Quebec and California’s Cap and Trade Program with Dr. Mark Purdon of IQ CarboneFebruary 28, 2017Read more
Citizens’ Climate Lobby Canada lobbies for a carbon fee and dividend. The Pan-Canadian Framework on Climate Change and Clean Energy allows for provinces to choose their own carbon pricing policy. Mark Purdon introduced us to the complex cap and trade program and answered our questions.
January 27, 2017
CCL Canada Education: CARBON TAXES OR CAP AND TRADE TO REDUCE GREENHOUSE GAS EMISSIONS with Dr. Nicholas RiversJanuary 27, 2017Read more
Now that we have a national carbon price in Canada, we have questions about cap and trade vs carbon taxes and how they will be coordinated. Dr. Nicholas Rivers, Canada Research Chair in Climate and Energy Policy, obliged our volunteers.
October 19, 2016October 19, 2016Read more
In a concise and dispassionate presentation, Brett Cease, lead CCL Canada members through a presentation on the history of carbon pricing in Canada. He then examined the policy variation for resiliency, design, and what CCL can learn. Brett is originally from northern Minnesota. His non-Canadian viewpoint was greatly appreciated….
May 16, 2016May 16, 2016Read more
SUDBURY, ON – Citizens’ Climate Lobby (CCL) Canada has launched an e-petition to Parliament, sponsored by Nathaniel Erskine-Smith, MP Beaches-East York, calling upon the Canadian Parliament to implement a national revenue neutral carbon tax, called carbon fee-and-dividend.