Do you see any positives coming out of COVID 19?
What if I say the pandemic would at-least jolt our traditional fossil fuel powered economy and may help transition towards cleaner, climate smart economic future.
This health crisis could be a boon to global leaders in providing a platform to move towards decarbonized economy. Economic stimulus packages and record-breaking financial spendings would act as timely financial tools to turn the economic tide to solve the intergenerational human-induced climate problems.
The Renewable Energy side of the climate solutions has always been a favourite child of the politicians while compared to other climate solutions. Investing in renewable energy will create jobs, stabilize the economy, solve climate problem and stimulate the Canadian work force.
The Agenda session with Steve Paikin organized a session on renewable energy and economic stimulus in Canada and in Ontario.
Here’s a video.