Clare Demerse manages Clean Energy Canada’s policy engagement on federal and national issues, focusing on renewable energy and sustainable transportation. She is also a fellow at the Broadbent Institute. Previously, she worked on federal climate policy with the Pembina Institute, and she was a Gordon Foundation Global Fellow.

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Rebates should be part of electric car strategy

Last month, Ottawa officially kicked off work on a national strategy for zero-emission cars. And this week, a thoughtful report from Canada’s Ecofiscal Commission said that offering incentives to Canadians who buy those cars doesn’t …

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The real cost of climate change in Canada

With climate change skeptic Donald Trump moving into the White House next year, critics in Canada are asking whether policies to cut carbon pollution here are now too expensive. So this feels like the perfect time …

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