Trudeau believes his government’s Impact Assessment Act will fix a flawed review process.
$50 million of the total set aside for Indigenous communities, SMEs, non-profits and small municipalities.
Report warns trillions of dollars in investment needed to green Canada’s economy.
The EPA extended compliance deadlines by a year in June.
Project will help companies take advantage of provincial government incentives to upgrade heating, cooling and lighting.
First in a list of investment criteria was technologies with potential to reduce GHG emissions by at least a half gigaton.
Concession part of negotiations to new equivalency agreement recognizing the work the province has done to reduce GHGs.
President-elect has promised to pull the US from the Paris climate change deal to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
Ontario Liberals predict cap-and-trade will add about $5 a month to heating bills, four cents per litre to gas prices.
The provinces have two options: impose their own price on carbon or set up a cap and trade system.
Province sticks to original timeline to reduce GHG emissions by 80% of 2007 levels by 2050.
Fraser Institute study estimates $250 billion in lost production from 2025 to 2040.
Ecofiscal report says its new, broader carbon tax at $23.40 will eclipse BC in four years.
Threat or opportunity?
Prime Minister Trudeau commits to meeting with premiers within three months to hammer out Canada’s emission targets.