Clean Economy / Climate Change / Aug 30, 2018

Is there a better way to cut natural gas bills in Ontario?

Ontario’s move to cut cap-and-trade costs from natural gas bills arrived with great fanfare yesterday. On closer inspection, it’s mostly hot air. This action…Read More

Clean Economy / Climate Change / Jun 20, 2018

What you need to know about Ontario’s carbon pricing drama

The following blog was written in response to events in Ontario in summer 2018. For an update on current climate change action in Ontario,…Read More

Clean Economy / Climate Change / May 16, 2018

Everything you wanted to know about carbon pricing but were afraid to ask

  As part of the efforts to combat climate change, governments around the world are putting a price on carbon, making polluters pay for…Read More

Clean Economy / Climate Change / Apr 09, 2018

Carbon pricing has no downside, so why are we still arguing about it?

  Two new reports from the Clean Economy Alliance lend even more support to the growing evidence from economists and scientists that carbon pricing…Read More

Clean Economy / Climate Change / Mar 23, 2018

How Mill Street co-founder Steve Abrams brewed up some big energy savings in his home

Steve Abrams is the co-founder of Mill Street Brewing, Canada’s largest producer of organic beer. When he and his wife decided to buy a…Read More

Clean Economy / Climate Change / Feb 13, 2018

7 key questions answered about home energy retrofits

Is it time to get your home in shape with a home energy retrofit? Have you been thinking about how to cozy up your…Read More

Clean Economy / Climate Change / Jan 31, 2018

Ontario gets a solid B+ on its 2017 climate report card

    Ontario has taken ambitious action in the past year to price carbon through a cap-and-trade system and implement a wealth of new…Read More

Clean Economy / Climate Change / Dec 13, 2017

How to reduce your home carbon footprint and stop money from flying out the window

  Now that winter is here, are you feeling the drafts whistling through your doors and windows? You can do more than throw on…Read More

Clean Economy / Climate Change / Dec 07, 2017

Ontario’s carbon market holds strong in uncertain times

  Adding to three consecutive cap-and-trade auctions that sold out this year and raised $1.5 billion in revenue for climate action, Ontario’s carbon market…Read More

Clean Economy / Climate Change / Nov 30, 2017

Six things you need to know about electric cars in Canada: Your questions answered

Electric cars, or EVs, are a fast-growing alternative to the gas-guzzling vehicles that 99% of the world’s drivers still use. While they’re very exciting,…Read More