Tag: clean fuel standard

Canada’s conservative leader wants to scrap clean fuel standard

Canada’s conservative leader wants to scrap clean fuel standard

July 9, 2019 |

In Canada, The Canadian Press reports that the leader of the conservative party has written a letter to the Prime Minister that the new clean fuel standard that promotes increased use of biofuels to lower greenhouse gas emissions of fuels will increase prices at the pump by 4 cents per liter and reaching 11 cents […]

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Advanced Biofuels Canada lines out benefits of Clean Fuel Standard

Advanced Biofuels Canada lines out benefits of Clean Fuel Standard

August 30, 2018 |

In Canada, Advanced Biofuels Canada says the average driver under BC’s low carbon fuel standard has paid C$16/year less than they would have paid for gasoline alone since 2010. It says carbon pricing can be effective in reducing industrial emissions, but is largely ineffectual on transportation emissions, due to market failures (lack of competition), design […]

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Canada slows down Clean Fuel Standard ambitions

Canada slows down Clean Fuel Standard ambitions

July 26, 2018 |

In Canada, Environment and Climate Change Canada recognizes the need for additional time to work with interested parties to conduct robust technical and economic analysis to ensure that the Clean Fuel Standard achieves its goal while maintaining Canadian competitiveness. As a result, ECCC is adjusting its timelines for the development of the Clean Fuel Standard. […]

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Canadian government developing new clean fuel standard

Canadian government developing new clean fuel standard

October 21, 2017 |

In Canada, the government is looking at potential low-carbon fuels and liquid drop-in biofuels to replace fossil fuels through their clean fuel standard that could require 10 to 15 percent decrease in fuels’ carbon intensity. Their goal is to cut carbon emissions by 2030 by 30 million tons. Canada currently imports biodiesel to meet their […]

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