As a Canadian I also appreciate the coal phase out, the price on pollution & other elements of your climate platform but.../2
We now have the technology for large scale renewables & electrification & globally.
We are ALREADY producing more oil & gas than the world can safely burn
We must stop pretending we can expand #oilandgas, &prepare our economy & our children for the future. stand.earth/canada-oil-gas…
But we're out of time for dishonest conversation & incremental policy.
The worsening situation requires stronger climate ambition for emission reductions NOW to get to #NetZero by 2050. /14
But if we planned now for existing fields to decline with no expansion, it is almost exactly equivalent with how much the world can consume and still keep below the 2 degree pathway.
#climatestrikecanada #cdnpoli #ClimateEmergency
By betting on that pipeline you are betting global policy will fail.
#ClimateEmergency #cdnpoli #elxn43
And courage is contagious.