Category: Canada News Brief and Action Alert

Renewable Energy Quota System and Green License Program
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Renewable Energy Quota System and Green License Program

On March 23, 2018, Chinese National Energy Administration officially set up the policy of using a renewable energy quota system in all its twenty-three provinces and four province-level municipalities. The setting up of the renewable energy quota system ensures that a certain proportion of the energy consumption in each province has to be renewable energy,...

Need for Stronger Emissions Reduction Targets, Outputs and Tracking Processes
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Need for Stronger Emissions Reduction Targets, Outputs and Tracking Processes

A new report issued October 8 in Korea by the UN’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), as part of the Paris Agreement, is based on 6,000 scientific studies collated by 91 authors and editors from 40 countries. Visit http://www.ipcc.ch/report/sr15/. Beyond 2030, the report warns, allowing the planet to warm a full 2°C, could have devastating...