|Contrary to what
you may have heard recently, the federal government does have plans. I went
to the presentation Calgary where four optional federal plans were presented.
|Those plans were
not very well liked and generated a lot of feedback.
went back to the drawing board, incorporated comments and come up with a new
draft plan complete with computer model economic analysis.
|With a mixture
of efficiency policies and measures, forest and agricultural sinks and buying
of international permits Canada hopes to meet 170 Mtonnes of the 240 Mtonnes
gap. The remaining 70 Mtonnes is expected from the clean energy export credit
- or some other alternate.
|The plan was
issued again this morning. A brief review suggests it has changed a bit but
nothing big jumps out.