We conduct and commission original research and economic modeling to better understand how quickly technology is shifting the energy landscape and how policy decisions made—or not made—today will impact our competitiveness and quality of life tomorrow.

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Clean Energy Canada commissioned Nanos Research to conduct Canadian opinion polling on climate and energy issues. Respondents were asked about their views on climate change, support for specific policies under consideration in the federal/provincial/territorial climate action negotiations underway in Fall 2016, and the federal government’s role in implementing a national climate plan. The survey found…

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Expert assessments are clear: to tackle climate change, we need clean electricity. This comes as excellent news for Canada: our country already has one of the cleanest electricity sectors in the world. Today, well over 60 per cent of our power comes from water, wind and sun—and that share of renewable electricity is poised to grow. In other words,…

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Canada spent 15 per cent less on new clean energy development in 2015 than in the previous year, and future growth in this sector will depend largely on policies being developed. That’s according to Clean Energy Canada’s latest national assessment in the Tracking the Energy Revolution series. A Pivotal Time for Clean Energy finds the slow-down…

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British Columbia faces a crossroads: take new action to cut carbon pollution and restore B.C.’s legacy as a climate leader, or fail to meet B.C.’s commitments and forfeit the province’s hard-won reputation for leadership. The province’s carbon pollution is rising. In this joint letter to the B.C. government, select members of the Climate Leadership Team argue that B.C. needs…

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OVERVIEW British Columbia’s carbon pollution is growing, despite the province’s claims of “climate leadership”. New action is needed to reverse this trend and get B.C. back on track to meets its legislated 2050 target. This backgrounder outlines key criteria that the province’s next climate action plan needs to meet to be considered effective. It also…

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Every time you fill your vehicle’s tank, a portion of the fuel you buy comes from plants, not fossil fuels. That’s because, since 2005, provincial and federal policies in Canada have required gasoline and diesel fuel to include some liquid biofuel. Our latest research shows those policies are working, but if Canada and its provinces want to…

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A Year for the Record Books Investment in clean energy set a new record last year, with more money invested globally in new renewable power than in new power from fossil fuels. 2015 was also the first year that clean energy investment was higher in developing countries than in developed ones. Yet amid this global…

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British Columbia can continue to grow its economy while reducing carbon pollution and meeting its climate targets. A Clean Economy and Jobs Plan for British Columbia presents new analysis into the economic implications of taking new climate action in B.C. It finds the province would see steady GDP growth and 900,000 new jobs by 2050 as it works…

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Media Enquiries

For media enquiries, please contact:

Julia Kilpatrick | Communications Director
c: 250-888-3404 | e: julia [at] cleanenergycanada [dot] org | @juliakilpat

Trevor Melanson | Senior Communications Specialist
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