Laser Talk

Laser Talk

  • LASER TALK: Canada’s carbon pricing policy

    April 1, 2019

    Today, Canada’s long awaited carbon pricing policy goes into effect. Get the facts here.

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    Citizens' Climate Lobby Canada
  • LASER TALK: The many ways to price carbon pollution

    February 28, 2019

    Understanding the many ways to price carbon and that we will probably use all them during different points in time for different reasons is useful to keep in mind and is why carbon pricing cannot be easily discussed effectively in Tweet.

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    Citizens' Climate Lobby Canada
  • LASER TALK: Recent Canadian Views on Carbon Pricing

    February 12, 2019

    Canadian opinion about the federal carbon tax backstop reveals that 35% support the idea, 28% oppose it and 37% say they are open to considering it. When told of the idea that revenues would be rebated to affected households, support climbs by 9 points, and opposition declines by 6…

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    Citizens' Climate Lobby Canada
  • LASER TALK: The Latest IPCC Report

    January 2, 2019

    High prices on GHG emissions will be necessary to cost-effectively meet a 1.5°C goal. If emissions are cut too slowly, meeting a 1.5°C target will require removal of CO2 from the atmosphere via large-scale biomass pathways.
    To stay below 1.5°C while avoiding dependence on CO2 removal, fossil GHG emissions must be…

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    Citizens' Climate Lobby Canada
  • Laser Talk: Our US-Canada Regulatory Cooperation Council Submission

    December 27, 2018

    Our submission indicated that priority should be given to determining whether comprehensive and comparable carbon pricing in Canada and the U.S. can protect genuinely vulnerable firms or sectors while eliminating the need for support measures, some of which may already be in place, that increase the costs GHG reductions…

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    Citizens' Climate Lobby Canada
  • LASER TALK: Pembina Simulator Finds Pricing Pollution Core Component of Cost-Effective Climate Plan

    October 21, 2018

    The take-home message in working with the Pembina policy simulator is that, in agreement with the consensus of climate change economists, carbon pricing is an essential core component of a cost-effective climate plan.

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    Citizens' Climate Lobby Canada