CABA Information Series

IS-2008-144: Carbon Disclosure Project 2008 - Canada 200

This report from the Conference Board of Canada discusses a survey of company actions regarding climate change risks and opportunities, greenhouse gas accounting, and greenhouse gas management strategies.  Information was gathered from 55 per cent of the 200 Canadian companies surveyed.  More than 80 per cent see climate change as a risk.  The future cost of carbon emissions is being factored into capital expenditures by 44 per cent of respondents.  This was part of a worldwide survey of 3000 companies with responses from 1550 companies.  Survey details from Canadian companies are included.






















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