GOLDSTEIN: Climate change – a decade of broken promises and failures

Article Link: https://torontosun.com/opinion/columnists/goldstein-climate-change-a-decade-of-broken-promises-and-failures

Discussion posted by: IRWeasel

Canada’s record on addressing human-induced climate change over the past decade mirrors the global record of setting unrealistic goals for lowering industrial greenhouse gas emissions and then failing to meet them. Under the emission reduction targets set by both the Stephen Harper and Justin Trudeau governments, Canada’s emissions are supposed to be 17% below 2005 levels, or 606 megatonnes (Mt) annually, by the end of this year.