A successful low-carbon energy transition starts in cities and grows from there
Through collective effort and imaginative experimentation, cities can rise to the challenge of climate change and accelerate the transformation towards just, resilient, and low-carbon communities.
The oil sands, pictured in Fort McMurray, Alta. Climate change is not a distant threat but rather a current reality. Without an immediate and accelerating transformation of our fossil fuel-based energy system, global average temperatures will rise more than 1.5-degree Celsius as soon as 2030. The Hill Times file photograph by Jake Wright