Ottawa kills the emissions messenger


After producing a comprehensive study of where Canada is at reducing greenhouse gas emissions requested by Environment Minister Peter Kent, the National Round Table on the Environment and the Economy (NRTEE)  goes out of business next March after losing funding in the 2012 budget. The report produced by NRTEE shows that Canada is nowhere near on target to meet the federal government’s goal of reducing emissions by 17 per cent from 2005 levels by 2020.   Read more at The Globe and Mail.