Category Archives: Select Committee on Climate Change

1 2

Budget Speech – 10 February 2017

David Photo Leg. Front 4

A budget represents an annual opportunity to make deliberate spending decisions to take positive action that will protect and empower the citizens of New Brunswick. I have spoken to those priorities which I know are shared by many of my constituents. Here are videos of the budget debate broken down into each topic of priority. Economic Transition Mr. Speaker, a […]

Read more

Question Period: Climate Change – 3 November 2016

Question

Here is the video and transcript of oral questions recorded on 3 November 2016 in the language it was originally spoken. Mr. Coon: Over the break since July, your Select Committee on Climate Change has been hard at work. I just want to say that it was a tremendous experience in terms of cooperation and collaboration among all three parties […]

Read more

NB government promises carbon pricing will be tax neutral. Global News – October 4, 2016

green-party-leader-david-coon

WATCH ABOVE: The New Brunswick government is remaining tight lipped regarding the federal government’s recent carbon pricing announcement; although they’re promising it won’t come at the expense of taxpayers. Global’s Jeremy Keefe reports. By Jeremy Keefe, Global News “It will generate the kind of revenue that is needed to provide incentives, grants, financing to home owners and businesses to invest […]

Read more

Presentations by Expert Witnesses

climate-change_block_1

Through July and August, the Select Committee on Climate Change heard from experts across Canada as well as provincial government departments about climate policy in New Brunswick. You can find the schedule and many of the individual presentations here: July 5 Department of Environment and Local Government July 14 Alain Bourque, Ouranos Consortium on Climate Change Paul Kovacs, Institute for […]

Read more
1 2