Outside of Toronto’s downtown core, only five subway stations in the GTA meet the level of density recommended to support a subway. What makes those suburban stations successful in terms of urban development, compared to those that aren't?
Elon Musk's presentation on the Powerwall gave the energy storage business a billion dollars worth of free press. In Canada, Ontario is leading the way in energy storage deployment; Green Energy Futures heads there to learn more.
Density plays a key role in driving ridership for transit. As Ontario invests billions into transit infrastructure and service, getting a healthy return on those investments depends on having the right level of density nearby.
Are Canada’s provinces and territories up for the challenge of meeting their climate change objectives while increasing innovation and growing their collective GDP by four per cent? That, in essence, is the challenge laid down by the Ecofiscal Commission in their carbon pricing report released yesterday.