Modernizing Canada’s Electricity Systems: A pan-Canadian electrification strategy to cut carbon pollution
Équiterre, Pembina Institute, Environmental Defence, Climate Action Network Canada, Conservation Council of New-Brunswick and Ecology Action Centre released this report for a pan-Canadian electrification strategy, in order to reduce GHG emissions, following the Paris Agreement.
"Across Canada, efforts are underway to expand the use of clean electricity. There is much more to do, however, to take Canada across the finish line to a 100% renewable energy system. Canada’s pathway to deep emissions reductions, consistent with those required by the Paris Agreement, requires the country to move away from fossil fuels and towards clean electrification of the economy. Done right, this electrification pathway offers huge job creation potential and will help build healthy and resilient communities across the country".