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Canada’s New Climate Plan
February 4, 2021 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm UTC-7
ENERGY VS. CLIMATE SERIES
CANADA’S NEW CLIMATE PLAN
Topic: Canada’s New Climate Plan
SPEAKER: Mark Jaccard, Professor of Sustainable Energy at Simon Fraser University
Hosted by: ENERGY VS. CLIMATE, A PAYNE INSTITUTE PARTNER
Time: THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 4, 2021 – 11:00AM – 12:00PM MT
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Please join Payne Institute Senior Research Associate Sara Hastings-Simon, David Keith, and Ed Whittingham, as they welcome Mark Jaccard, a professor at Simon Fraser University where he currently directs the School of Resource and Environmental Management, presenting a podcast titled Canada’s New Climate Plan on Thursday, February 4, 2021 from 11:00am – 12:00 p.m. MT.
Canada’s new climate plan is big and bold. Will it deliver on our climate goals? Will it lead to “a healthy economy” as its title suggests, or crush it? What does a $170 per tonne carbon price by 2030 mean for Canadian industry? Is this a cost-effective way to cut emissions and get us to net zero? And, is it politically stable or might it be overturned with the next election?