The B.C. government’s long-awaited climate plan does not put B.C. on track to meet its legislated targets. However, it does include some promising commitments with respect to the building sector.
All levels of government across Canada are putting in place policies that will shift our communities and our economies to low carbon, including the way we build and heat our homes and buildings.
While emissions in Canada’s other most populous provinces are projected to decrease significantly between now and 2030, the new plan means B.C.’s emissions will remain nearly constant.
The federal government must put forth a vision and provide the right tools to curb emissions from buildings.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s carbon-pricing plan levels the playing field from coast to coast to coast.
This week or next, the federal cabinet is expected to decide on the fate of the Petronas-backed Pacific NorthWest LNG proposal near Prince Rupert, British Columbia.
Transforming the built environment = investing in prosperous, healthy and equitable communities.
Can B.C. have an LNG industry and still meet its climate targets?
There are two problems underlying B.C. minister of environment Mary Polak's estimate for carbon pollution from the PNW LNG project.
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