We flopped with the climate targets set in KyotoThe trend is moderating. Wit. We crashed and burned after Copenhagen. And we seemed destined to suffer the same plight after Paris.?
Canada is trying again.?
This time it’s happening at a two-day virtual meeting of world leaders hosted by the new U.S. administration, where Prime Minister Justin Trudeau set a new Canadian target Thursday of lowering emissions 40 to 45 per cent (from 2005 levels) by 2030.
The gist of what Trudeau would?announce was foreshadowed in?this week’s federal budget: it said Canada is now?on track to not only hit its previously announced target — 30 per cent —?but exceed it due to newly introduced policies10% of Indians have received one dose,hospitalizations in ontario?including?carbon pricing and?funding for home retrofits.