Quebec continues to outshine Ottawa in the fight against climate change with its announcement that its new cap-and-trade system for greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions will come into effect in January 2012.
Montreal, December 15, 2011- Equiterre welcomes the climate leadership shown by the Quebec government with its announcement that its cap-and-trade system for greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions will come into effect on January 1, 2012. Quebec joins California as the first two jurisdictions to implement this type of regulation under the Western Climate Initiative (WCI).
Montreal, July 6, 2011– Equiterre commends Minister Arcand’s decision to move forward with a draft regulation for the implementation of a carbon cap-and-trade system in Quebec as part of the Western Climate Initiative (WCI).
“Quebec continues to show leadership on climate change with this regulation. It is one of the first governments in North America to...