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,…
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.
March 31, 2016March 31, 2016Read more
Dear Patrick: I was truly encouraged to hear your commitment at the recent Ontario PC Convention to support carbon pricing, and especially calling for revenue neutrality … It was courageous of you to do so, especially as cries of “no” were heard as you proclaimed “Climate change is…
March 7, 2016March 7, 2016Read more
The leader of the Ontario Progressive Party, Patrick Brown, by his declaration of the urgency of the climate crisis and a need for carbon pricing, has effectively brought the conservative voice to Canada’s carbon pricing table, and that is a very good thing.
February 25, 2016February 25, 2016Read more
In less than 30 minutes you can listen to Dr. Chris Ragan, chair of Canada’s Ecofiscal Commission educational presentation on provincial federal carbon coordination.