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To get the just transition right, we need to defang trade and investment treaties that give polluters a veto on responsible and sustainable economic transformation.
It’s not just heat pumps and electric cars. To truly decarbonize, we need to reimagine how we live, starting with urban sprawl.
It is time for Canada to step up as a true climate leader by championing an international agreement to phase out all fossil fuels, including oil and gas.
We dive into what the Green Party has promised ahead of the 44th Canadian election.
Now more than ever, we need a transformative vision for a zero-carbon future.
We dive into what the Liberal Party has promised ahead of the 44th Canadian election.
We dive into what the Conservative Party has promised ahead of the 44th Canadian election.
We dive into what the NDP has promised ahead of the 44th Canadian election.
Given the existential threat posed by climate change, leading climate experts argue that we should be spending 1-2% of GDP—that’s $20-40 billion per year—to aggressively decarbonize. Budget 2021 falls short.
Federal Budget 2021 was expected to deliver between $70-100B in COVID-19 recovery funds. Does it deliver and will funds be allocated in meaningful ways? Our experts weigh in.
Chump change won’t cut it here. The federal government should be spending upwards of $40 billion per year to accelerate our transition to a net zero carbon economy.