China represented 28 per cent of global greenhouse gas emissions compared to less than 2 per cent for Canada.
wind and solar
It will cost up to an estimated $37.7 billion annually for Canada to move from coal to renewables.
Quebec may soon ban all oil and natural gas development in the province.
Wind and solar power are unfortunately unreliable and require backup power sources.
To preserve their “green image,” powerlines are often buried, adding to the cost and environmental impact.
Generating Electricity in Canada from Wind and Sunlight: Is Getting Less for More Better than Getting More for Less?
Almost 90 per cent of the revenue to renewable generators came from the subsidy.
In 2016, Toronto residents paid $60 more per month than the average Canadian for electricity.
The province exported electricity to other provinces and states, costing Ontario between $732 million and $1.25 billion.
B.C.’s climate change programs violate sound economic reasoning.