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A call to action

Thursday, October 06, 2016 @ 8:00 PM | By Ian Mondrow and Thomas Timmins

With the publication of Ontario’s first comprehensive action plan on climate change, there are some indications in the press that we are moving from sound bite commentary to a more detailed, productive consideration of how to decarbonize Ontario. This is precisely the point of the Climate Change Action Plan (CCAP), which was published by the government of Ontario in early June.

The launch of the CCAP is a legislated requirement. Section 7 of the recently enacted Ontario Climate Change Mitigation and Low-carbon Economy Act, 2016 codifies...