Posts tagged with ‘British Columbia’

Posts tagged with ‘British Columbia’

  • BLOG: British Columbia will increase its carbon tax

    September 15, 2017

    The predictability of the BC carbon tax hike is key to de-risking clean tech adoption. De-risking is exactly what it sounds like: as fossil fuels become steadily more expensive, clean tech will become a predictably less risky investment. That will encourage more clean tech adoption and continue to drive down emissions.

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    Citizens' Climate Lobby Canada
  • BLOG: My Recent Climate Reality Leadership Training

    July 27, 2017

    “Thank you, Mom, for doing this crucially important work as a climate activist. Your recent training as a Climate Reality Leader is inspiring, and serves as a reminder of the imperative of taking action, no matter your age or place in life, on behalf of a better future for…

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    Citizens' Climate Lobby Canada
  • BC Election: Climate Action Counts

    April 20, 2017

    The Nelson–West Kootenay Chapter of Citizens’ Climate Lobby (CCL) has prepared this summary of major party platforms on climate action to help you better understand your choices. CCL is a non-profit, non-partisan, grassroots advocacy organization focused on creating the political will for a livable planet.
    The material presented here is…

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    Citizens' Climate Lobby Canada
  • CCL Canada Education: CARBON TAXES OR CAP AND TRADE TO REDUCE GREENHOUSE GAS EMISSIONS with Dr. Nicholas Rivers

    January 27, 2017

    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.

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    Citizens' Climate Lobby Canada
  • MEDIA RELEASE: Citizen lobby group applauds McKenna’s resolve on national carbon price

    September 21, 2016

    If Canada’s national carbon price is truly effective in preserving a liveable world, this could be a historic moment and a time to celebrate. CCL wishes the Minister godspeed and we want her to know we have her back on carbon pricing.

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    Citizens' Climate Lobby Canada
  • BLOG: Why didn’t Canada adopt BC’s Carbon Tax?

    April 9, 2016

    Briana Smith Citizens’ Climate Lobby world headquarters recently sent an email asking for help, “A very detail oriented mayor in California would like to know why didn’t the rest of Canada adopt BC’s version of CFD? Great question and here is our answer:

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