December 17, 2020December 17, 2020Read more
Cathy Orlando, Citizens’ Climate Lobby Canada’s National Director was ecstatic when she read the news and sent the volunteers the following message, “Canada has a real carbon fee and dividend policy! Almost everything we have been lobbying for the past two years is in the new legislation introduced today….
November 9, 2020November 9, 2020Read more
The Corporate Knight’s Building Back Better Report indicates that greening the grid will create 905,000 jobs/and add $284.5 billion of gross value to the Canadian economy between now and 2030. Achieving this transformation will require strong measures. How can we get there?
March 29, 2020March 29, 2020Read more
There are two elements of the federal carbon pricing policy:
1. A charge on fossil fuels that is generally payable by fuel producers or distributors
2. For businesses and industries that qualify, they will enroll in an Output-based Carbon Pricing System. They will pay a carbon price based on their…
January 30, 2019January 30, 2019Read more
… The North American Free Trade zone — as defined by NAFTA and the CUSMA, encompassing Canada, the United States, and Mexico — provides an opportunity to bring half a billion people into a sustainable economy of inclusive prosperity. This depends on forces that shape overall economic potential.
January 8, 2018January 8, 2018Read more
Climate action is a worldwide, collaborative effort. CCL Vancouver Group Leader Marlo Firme makes the case for how partnership between close trading partners like Canada and the U.S. can lead to more robust, effective, and lower cost GHG reductions.
May 8, 2017May 8, 2017Read more
CCL’s IT Director and State Level Policy Coordinator Tony Sirna discusses changes to California’s cap and trade system that are making it look like CCL USA’s proposed carbon fee and dividend.