Harper’s Kyoto dilemma, part II

Carbon taxes, emissions trading, outright fines… these are the most prominent suggestions for reducing Canada’s greenhouse gases (GHGs). It is significant that the prominent people advancing them—Stéphane Dion, Michael Ignatieff, Bob Rae—happen to be Liberal leadership hopefuls, out of government.…

“Made in Canada” Kyoto plan takes shape as Quebec initiative lays out political gains

Stephen Harper’s Kyoto dilemma (see my June 18 post) might be transforming into a glorious electoral opportunity, thanks to an initiative coming from the Prime Minister’s favourite province. Quebec Sustainable Development minister Claude Bechard told Broadcast News today he wants…