April 18, 2017
CCL Education: An Honest Conversation about Electricity Prices in Ontario with Mike Schreiner – April 13, 2017April 18, 2017Read more
GPO leader Mike Schreiner eloquently lined up various elements of Ontario’s electricity system and discussed with CCL Ontario members a long term vision for Ontario’s electricity system.
March 30, 2017March 30, 2017Read more
Constituents met with 8 provincial parliamentarians face to face and the staff of four others. Of note, they met face-to-face with the Ontario Energy Minister, the Honourable Glenn Thibeault and the opposition critics for Environment and Climate Change: Ted Arnott (Progressive Conservative of Ontario) and Peter Tabuns (New Democratic…
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…