According to Ottawa's new rules, energy and transportation projects must show “net-zero” emissions by 2050.
Canada has pledged to reduce emissions by 30 per cent by 2030.
The benefits of policy should outweigh the costs.
The United States is the exception among developed countries.
Some computer models predict catastrophic results, other projections are much more benign.
According to Environment Canada, to meet our Paris treaty commitments Canada needs a carbon tax of up to $300 per tonne of greenhouse gases.
Canada is pursuing costly new carbon taxes and regulations.
Obama’s joint announcement with China on GHG emissions an early Christmas present for environmental activists
Environmentalists received an early Christmas present on November 12, when President Barack Obama and China’s President Xi Jinping issued a “joint announcement” over the control of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in the United States and China.
The United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change has released its latest “Synthesis Report” drawing together the findings of the most recent three-volume set of the Fifth Assessment Report.