But by refusing to put a price on his plan, and by assuming that technology alone will bridge the carbon gap, Andrew Scheer's plan runs counter to advice from environmentalists and economists.
Our first prime minister established Canada’s first national park back in 1885. Brian Mulroney, pictured in 1984 with Mila Mulroney, was recognized as Canada’s greenest prime minister, launching the $3-billion Green Plan in 1990 in the lead-up to the Rio Earth Summit. Photograph courtesy of Commons Wikipedia
OTTAWA—Global warming followers may be flummoxed by the differences in party positions on climate change action plans.
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'Different leadership could have decided that ‘no, we won’t collaborate with you, because we don’t have to under the legislation,’ says Parliamentary Budget Officer Yves Giroux. 'We want legislation to be clarified.'