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Climate Action: It’s Time To Switch to Cathedral Mode

Let's imagine for a few chilling moments that our house is on fire. That our house is being destroyed, falling apart in front of...
Why 1.6% of Global Emissions Really Matters, Below2C

Why 1.6% of Global Emissions Really Matters

Canada is a small country with only 0.5% of the world’s population. And yet, we’re hitting way above our weight by producing 1.6% of...
Will Canada Miss The Electric Bus?, Below2C

Will Canada Miss The Electric Bus?

A report from Clean Energy Canada, Will Canada Miss the Bus?  warns that Canada runs the risk of "missing the bus" on a massive economic...
Batteries Are Driving The Clean Energy Transition, Below2C

Batteries Are Driving The Clean Energy Transition

“Batteries are critical for our clean energy future. Luckily, their cost has dropped so low, we might be much closer to this future than...

Climate Change Is Twice As Bad In Canada: It’s Time To Be Bold

“The reality is that if we don’t act, we’re going to see even more severe impacts.... the longer term projections under a high-emissions scenario...
It's No Longer Free To Pollute Anywhere In Canada, Below2C

It’s No Longer Free To Pollute Anywhere In Canada

Canada’s long-awaited carbon pricing policy is now in effect across the country. Starting yesterday, the federal government imposed its Backstop Carbon Pricing Policy on...
Dispelling The Myths About Carbon Pricing, Below2C

Dispelling The Myths About Carbon Pricing

Canadians want action on climate change. We agree that we need to do more. We know that we must quickly lower our greenhouse gas...
Canadians Want Electric Vehicles To Become Mainstream, Below2C

Canadians Want Electric Vehicles To Become Mainstream

“Canadians are excited about electric cars and the chance to cut both fuel costs and pollution. It’s a win-win for commuters, and it’s why...
The Power of 1.4 Million Students On Climate Strike, Below2C

The Power of 1.4 Million Students On Climate Strike

Over the past six months, Greta Thunberg has attacked world leaders over their failure to deal with climate change—their climate inaction—with her blunt and...
The Climate Roulette: Are We Ignoring Climate Risks, Below2C

The Climate Roulette: Are We Ignoring Climate Risks

The EcoFiscal Commission has launched a blog series named the Climate Roulette in which it explores the risk factors associated with climate change. The...