Regulating carbon in Canada: The impact of the federal government's proposed electricity coal performance standards

Regulating carbon in Canada: The impact of the federal government's proposed electricity coal performance standards

This brief uses original modelling to provide the IISD view of the likely impacts of the proposed regulations to coal-fired power plants in Canada, including: the reduction of emissions, the cost of reductions, and replacement by natural gas. It also looks into the range of possible technologies which could be deployed to fill the gap.

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