Senate’s new net-zero policy has ‘ambitious but achievable’ targets, says Sen. Deacon
The Senate is showing leadership on an ‘existential issue’ by setting a target to reduce the Red Chamber’s carbon footprint to net zero by 2030, says Independent Senator Colin Deacon.
The Senate of Canada Building, pictured in July 2021. On March 29, the Senate approved an environmental and sustainability policy statement that set out a goal for the body's carbon footprint to reach net zero by 2030. The Hill Times photograph by Sam Garcia