Posts tagged with ‘Budget’

Posts tagged with ‘Budget’

  • MEDIA RELEASE: Timid Budget Recipe for Climate Catastrophe

    February 28, 2018

    The window to address the climate crisis is rapidly closing. The 2017 Budget pointed Canada in the right direction but the 2018 Budget is timid and does little to bend Canada’s emissions curve. Recent polls should give this government courage to do more for climate action. Extending the rising…

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  • MEDIA RELEASE: Canada Budget 2017 Installment #1: The Trend To Clean Energy Is Irreversible

    March 24, 2017

    CO2 is rising faster now than in other time in human history. Going forward, Canada and the world needs a carbon price of at least $150 tonne by 2030, elimination of fossil fuel subsidies, and border tax adjustments to level the playing field with countries that don’t have…

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  • CCL Canada is Working Towards a National Carbon Price by 2017

    March 23, 2016

    CCL Canada volunteers are creating the political will so that in Canada’s Budget 2017, we start relying less on the “temporary” income taxes PM Robert Borden enacted in 1917 and more on pollution taxes. 2017 is also an auspicious year because it will be Canada’s “150th birthday” and 100…

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    Citizens' Climate Lobby Canada