Decarbonization, growth both possible in Canada: UN report

Emissions in Canada would need to drop nearly 90 per cent from 2010 levels by 2050.

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Highway 401 in Toronto in 2012.
Carl Meyer
Published: Wednesday, 07/16/2014 12:00 am EDT
Last Updated: Thursday, 07/24/2014 11:31 am EDT

Canada can still develop its fossil fuels and other natural resources, and play a meaningful role in the global struggle against rising temperatures, but only with transformational technology and profound emissions reductions, according to a new United Nations report with independent Canadian input. 

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