Liberals offer mostly platitudes on transition to renewable energy
By Bruce HyerAug. 21, 2017
Our climate targets remain the woefully inadequate Harper-era targets of limiting our GHG emissions to no more than 30 per cent below 2005 levels by 2030.
Prime Justin Trudeau signs the Paris Agreement April 22, 2016, at United Nations headquarters in New York. Bruce Hyer writes that the Liberal government is not living up to its rhetoric on climate change. UN Photo by Amanda Voisard
Under the previous Conservative administration, Canada’s energy strategy was whatever the oilpatch wanted—or more precisely what foreign-owned energy multinationals requested.
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