Quebec's largest awareness-raising and mobilization campaign in the fight against climate change is back for a 5th edition.
You can now commit to reducing your greenhouse gas emissions even further while improving your health and giving your wallet a break, by making a pledge in the following categories:
In 2009, Quebec greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions decreased by 2.5% as compared with 1990, according to the Quebec Ministry of Sustainable Development, Environment and Parks in its latest inventory of greenhouse gas emissions. *
But Quebec still has a long way to go if it is to achieve its goal of a 6% reduction in emissions by 2012 as compared with 1990.
Two Equiterre programs have recently been nominated for prizes.
Everyone has a part to play in the fight against climate change.
Each year, Défi Climat, Quebec's largest awareness-raising and mobilization campaign in the fight against climate change, encourages organizations and individuals to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions. In 2011, for example, more than 50,000 people committed to making lifestyle changes to help the...