Browse by Topic - Sustainability

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Canada’s greenhouse gas emissions from family homes are too high. To help homeowners invest in the necessary deep retrofits of their residential properties, two innovative financing...
The Conference Board of Canada | | August 2021 | by Jesse Steinberg
This impact paper demonstrates how performance-based sustainable finance offers advantages to petrochemical plastic producers in their transition to a circular plastics economy,...
The Conference Board of Canada | 31 pages | August 2021 | by Babatunde Olateju, Colin Brown
Ce document d’analyse décrit les avantages qu’offre la finance durable fondée sur le rendement aux producteurs de plastique pétrochimique dans leur transition vers une économie...
Le Conference Board du Canada | 33 pages | August 2021 | by Babatunde Olateju, Colin Brown
This briefing focuses on COVID-19’s effect on urban planning, and suggests that a 15-minute city vision be adopted—where residents can access most daily needs within a 15-minute...
The Conference Board of Canada | 17 pages | June 2021 | by Jesse Steinberg
The use of diesel in remote and Northern communities is a truly wicked problem. But technology—namely microgrids for independent power production—is placing solutions within reach.
The Conference Board of Canada | 33 pages | April 2021 | by Brett Goodwin, Jesse Steinberg, Junyi Feng
La dépendance au diesel dans les collectivités éloignées et nordiques constitue un réel problème. Mais la technologie – en l'occurrence le déploiement de micro-réseaux servant...
The Conference Board of Canada | 37 pages | April 2021 | by Junyi Feng, Brett Goodwin, Jesse Steinberg
The inventory in this impact paper categorizes the organizations, programs, and services available to Indigenous entrepreneurs in Northern and remote Canadian communities, and...
The Conference Board of Canada | 31 pages | April 2021 | by Darren Gresch, Amanda Thompson, Candice Shaw
This interactive dashboard monitors Canada’s progress toward a clean energy growth economy, tracking indicators under three themes: economy, environment, and society. Users can...
The Conference Board of Canada | Website | March 2021 | by Roger Francis, Brett Goodwin
This summary for executives outlines the economic benefits—as well as possible challenges—of deploying small modular nuclear reactors (SMRs) in Ontario and Saskatchewan.
The Conference Board of Canada | 2 pages | March 2021 | by Babatunde Olateju, Swapna Nair, Brett Goodwin
This impact paper on the Taku River Tlingit First Nation’s development, operation, and ownership of the Atlin hydro project offers a number of lessons on supporting and pursuing...
The Conference Board of Canada | 35 pages | January 2021 | by Amanda Thompson
This summary for executives looks at the benefits and challenges of using of very small modular nuclear reactors (vSMRs) in Canada’s mining industry
The Conference Board of Canada | 2 pages | October 2020 | by Babatunde Olateju, Swapna Nair, Brett Goodwin
Les sentiers sont des parcours verts sécuritaires qui encouragent de multiples activités physiques. Ils pourraient être d’importants catalyseurs de croissance économique et représentent...
Le Conference Board du Canada | 20 pages | September 2020 | by Thomas Clarke, Swapna Nair
Trails are safe, green pathways that promote the use of multiple physical activities. This briefing suggests trails could be a catalyst for economic growth, as they are a relatively...
The Conference Board of Canada | 19 pages | September 2020 | by Swapna Nair, Thomas Clarke
Energy storage technology can help stabilize electricity loads and reduce generation surpluses. But for Alberta to realize the benefits of energy storage, market and regulatory...
The Conference Board of Canada | 15 pages | August 2020 | by Sydney Flowerday
This briefing introduces our analytical framework for achieving a clean energy growth economy in Canada and answers our first question: What is a clean energy growth economy and...
The Conference Board of Canada | 16 pages | March 2020 | by Carlos A. Murillo
This report looks at the results of the CEGE Regional Input Tour on transitioning to a clean energy growth economy.
The Conference Board of Canada | 26 pages | March 2020 | by Carlos A. Murillo
This issue briefing explores how small modular nuclear reactors (SMRs) can meet energy demand and help tackle climate change, and provides recommendations for Canada’s global competitiveness...
The Conference Board of Canada | 16 pages | January 2020 | by Babatunde Olateju
Carbon pricing has both benefits and undesirable consequences (e.g., carbon leakage). This report provides a data-driven approach to further understand this important cross-cutting...
The Conference Board of Canada | 70 pages | November 2019 | by Carlos A. Murillo
Using a literature review and stakeholder interviews, this report presents insights for transit-shared mobility relationships. It also suggests strategies for transit authorities...
The Conference Board of Canada | 49 pages | July 2019 | by Babatunde Olateju, Julia Markovich, Roger Francis
This report looks at three provinces—Alberta, Ontario, and Nova Scotia—to provide regional and provincial perspectives on how Canadian provinces are acting to reduce GHG emissions...
The Conference Board of Canada | 41 pages | June 2019 | by Ovo Adagha, Brett Goodwin, Gerry Angevine
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