We need an energy transition that doesn’t leave the workers behind
All leaders today must deal with a major economic reality: the urgency of shifting to a low-carbon future. The length of this policy column can hardly do justice to the range of what must done, but three items come to mind as priorities.
NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh and NDP parliamentary leader Guy Caron, pictured recently on the Hill. A transition towards a green economy requires buy-in from all economic stakeholders, including workers, and political parties have a duty to offer a project they can buy into, writes Mr. Caron.