Is Canada’s carbon-pricing policy striking the right balance?

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18 May 2017 – Christopher Ragan (Chair, Canada’s Ecofiscal Commission), Peter Robinson (CEO, David Suzuki Foundation) and Steve Williams (CEO, Suncor Energy) argue that Canada’s carbon pricing policy is striking the right balance between incentivizing emission reductions and business competitiveness concerns. They reason that the introduction of an economy-wide carbon price in combination with “output-based pricing” is the right way to incentivize behavior change and drive innovation while avoiding carbon leakage. Read the full article on the website of The Globe and Mail.