Ottawa has spent billions on its innovation agenda including $950 million to five hand-picked sectors of the economy.
carbon dioxide emissions
Canada has pledged to reduce emissions by 30 per cent by 2030.
In 2017, Canada was responsible for only 1.7 per cent of global carbon dioxide emissions.
Chevron and Occidental are investing in an air capture facility in British Columbia.
Lithium-ion batteries are manufactured in some of the world’s worst-polluting countries.
Expect more “tweaks” to come for Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s carbon price backstop with the 2019 election fast approaching.