5 green infrastructure projects engineers recommend to boost COVID-19 economic recovery

Article Link: https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/pandemic-recovery-green-infrastructure-1.5595704

Discussion posted by: Arye ben-Shaoul

National network of electric vehicle charging stations among recommendations. With at least two million jobs lost across Canada due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the economy officially in recession, more stimulus is expected from the federal government to get the economy moving again. To date, the government has spent more than $145 billion on direct support for Canadians related to COVID-19. Beyond what has already been pledged for stimulus, experts say additional investments in infrastructure, especially related to clean technology, are one of the best ways to get people back to work and to leave a lasting legacy.