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IN THIS EPISODE:

1. Can Canada's conservatives get serious about climate change?
Conservatives in Canada have had a mixed relationship with climate change. How can they re-claim the climate issue? Can they win on climate change? And what does an ambitious but conservative climate agenda look like?

  • [min 2: 30]  Mitch Davidson – Executive Director, Strategy Corp Institute of Public Policy and Economics
  • [min 6:55]  Ken Boessenkool – Professor, Max Bell School of Public Policy at McGill University
  • [min 11:47]  Melissa Lantsman – Vice President, Enterprise Canada

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2. Adventures in eliminating subsidies for the fossil fuel sector
In 2009, Canada joined its G20 peers in committing to eliminate subsidies for the fossil fuel sector. A new report scores Canada's performance.

  • [min 17:10]  Vanessa Corkal – Policy Analyst, International Institute for Sustainable Development

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3. 60-Second Report: "Reassessment of Need for the Trans Mountain Pipeline Expansion Project"

  • [min 21:17]  J David Hughes – Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives

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4. “Five Other Things Happening in the Clean Economy This Week”

  • [min. 23:18] Mike Moffatt – Senior Director, Smart Prosperity Institute

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Episode 3 includes music from Eric Campbell and Audio Jungle.