Canada to Cut 30% Emissions by 2030

- May 18th, 2015

Mining.com reported that Canada’s federal government has decided to cut its greenhouse gas emissions by thirty percent below 2005 levels by 2030, an ambitious target that includes plans for the oil sands sector.

Mining.com reported that Canada’s federal government has decided to cut its greenhouse gas emissions by thirty percent below 2005 levels by 2030, that includes plans for the oil sands sector.

As quoted in the market news,

The new emissions target, announced by Environment Minister Leona Aglukkaq in Winnipeg, aims to control emissions in three separate areas: methane releases from oil and gas extraction; natural-gas fired power plants, and the manufacture of chemicals and nitrogen fertilizers.

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