Climate change is the immediate and significant threat that we face as a civilization. We need to act now. This requires action within our borders, and increased involvement at a global scale. We have an obligation to protect the planet, and Canada must be at the front line of tackling climate change.
We must be seen as leader for reshaping energy policy for the 21st century, and this can only be achieved if we move away from fossil-fuel dependence and towards a green energy future. Canada must start by phasing out subsidies for the fossil fuel industry. We can have a clean environment and a strong economy. Developing green energy industries is an opportunity for a dynamic new era of job creation, but we must at the the same time ensure that we are providing substantive support and training to workers that will be affected by the transition to a cleaner energy economy. Read more