Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance Chrystia Freeland today released Budget 2021: A Recovery Plan for Jobs, Growth, and Resilience (Budget 2021), Chapter 5 of which poignantly (and, some may argue, politically) opens with the statement:
The Supreme Court of Canada (the Court) yesterday released its landmark 6-3 decision upholding the constitutionality of the Greenhouse Gas Pollution Pricing Act(GGPPA or the Act).
On February 10, 2021, MaRS will launch “Mission from MaRS” a pan-Canadian climate-impact challenge meant to accelerate the adoption of homegrown climate tech and create thousands of jobs.
President Joe Biden is expected to take executive action today intended to elevate climate change across the U.S. federal government. Today’s announcements follow President Biden’s Day One commitment to re-join the Paris Agreement.