The pandemic hasn’t dampened the interest of big and small Canadian investors in participating in the transition to a clean economy, according to research released today by the Pembina Institute. But, in order to start channelling more of their savings and capital to climate solutions they need greater clarity on the rules from governments and regulators, and more transparency and disclosure on climate risk from companies.
Canada is already experiencing a deadly third wave of COVID-19. But the rise of the P1 variant threatens to make the pandemic worse. Governments and the public will have to act fast to prevent further spread of a scarier variant.