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Image of report coverAssessment of Clean Growth Economy Finance Today: Financing a Clean Energy Growth Economy

Briefing, 10 pages, February 2019
This is the eighth, and final, briefing in a series on how the transition to a clean energy growth economy with lower GHG emissions will be financed.

Image of report coverWhich Types of Public Sector Financing Are Needed? Financing a Clean Energy Growth Economy

Briefing, 12 pages, February 2019
This is the seventh briefing in a series on how the transition to a clean energy growth economy with lower GHG emissions will be financed.

Image of report coverWhere Is Public Sector Financing and Risk Management Required? Financing a Clean Energy Growth Economy

Briefing, 10 pages, February 2019
This is the sixth briefing in a series on how the transition to a clean energy growth economy with lower GHG emissions will be financed.

Image of report coverThe Regulatory Framework for Clean Energy Growth Finance: Financing a Clean Energy Growth Economy

Briefing, 10 pages, February 2019
This is the fifth briefing in a series on how the transition to a clean energy growth economy with lower GHG emissions will be financed.

Image of report coverFinancing the Low-Carbon Emissions Transition for Consumers: Financing a Clean Energy Growth Economy

Briefing, 13 pages, January 2019
This is the fourth briefing in a series on how the transition to a clean energy growth economy with lower GHG emissions will be financed.

Image of report coverInsurance and Risk Management Services for Managing Climate Change Risk: Financing a Clean Energy Growth Economy

Briefing, 13 pages, January 2019
This is the third briefing in a series on how the transition to a clean energy growth economy with lower GHG emissions will be financed.

Image of report coverDemand for Clean Growth Financing and Risk Management: Financing a Clean Energy Growth Economy

Briefing, 8 pages, January 2019
This is the second briefing in a series on how the transition to a clean energy growth economy with lower GHG emissions will be financed.

Image of report coverA CASE of Disruption: Economic Impacts to the Canadian Automotive Aftermarket

Executive Summary, 6 pages, January 2019
As Connected, Automated, Shared, and Electric technologies (the CASE platform) are further introduced, what will be the impact on the workforce in the automobile aftermarket? This report presents options and recommendations.

Image of report coverIt’s Not Easy Being Green: The Challenge of Carbon Competitiveness

Report, 56 pages, January 2019
This report examines the Pan-Canadian Framework on Clean Growth and Climate Change and where competitive risks to Canadian firms may come from.

Image of report coverWhat Is Clean Growth Finance? Financing a Clean Energy Growth Economy

Briefing, 12 pages, December 2018
This is the first briefing in a series on how the transition to a clean energy growth economy with lower GHG emissions will be financed.

Image of report coverShades of Gray: Consumer Attitudes Towards a Low-carbon Economy

Report, 32 pages, December 2018
What does a low-carbon economy look like from the viewpoint of consumers? This report discusses consumer opinions and trends, and key insights from a Conference Board of Canada survey.

Image of report coverClearing the Air With a Complex System: A Pan-Canadian Approach to Carbon Pricing and Reducing GHG Emissions

Report, 100 pages, July 2018
This report looks at the carbon pricing policies and systems across Canada.

Image of report coverCarbon Leakage and Canadian Climate Policy

Briefing, 24 pages, November 2017
This briefing reviews carbon leakage to examine what it is, how it is measured, why it matters, and how Canada has approached this theme to date.

Image of report coverRenewable Fuel Standards Within a Low-Carbon Fuel Strategy

Briefing, 26 pages, September 2017
Environment and Climate Change Canada is considering the introduction of a Clean Fuel Standard (CFS) This briefing advocates retaining a minimum blend mandate, ensuring that the role of ethanol is strengthened and its benefits extended.

Image of report coverThe Cost of a Cleaner Future: Examining the Economic Impacts of Reducing GHG Emission

Report, 97 pages, September 2017
This analysis studies three distinct policy measures—the impact of a carbon price and a shift in the electricity generation mix, the impact of substantially decarbonizing our electricity generation sector, and the impact of investments that will allow Canada to reduce its emissions by 60 per cent by 2050.

Image of report coverDoing More with Less: Energy Efficiency Potential in Canada

Report, 66 pages, August 2017
This report provides an overview of available national and provincial energy efficiency potential studies to assist in assessing the remaining energy efficiency potential in Canada.

Image of report coverA Changing Tide: British Columbia’s Emerging Liquefied Natural Gas Industry

Report, 63 pages, February 2016
This report quantifies the potential economic and labour market impacts that would occur in British Columbia, resulting from a 30 million tonnes per annum liquefied natural gas industry.

Image of report coverA Long, Hard Road: Reducing GHG Emissions in Canada’s Road Transportation Sector by 2050

Report, 172 pages, November 2015
This report provides an evidence-based view of the contribution that road transportation might practically make to achieve the “80 by 50” greenhouse gas emissions reduction target in Canada.

Image of report coverFinding the Mix: The Choice of Generation Technologies in Canada

Report, 98 pages, September 2015
This report examines several of the challenges facing electricity generators in five provinces: Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario, and Quebec. Alberta and Saskatchewan are the primary focus of the report.


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Roger Francis
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403-221-3040
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