The Toronto Atmospheric Fund has summarized the key elements of Prime Minister Trudeau’s platform as it relates to climate change, cities, and the low-carbon economy. First, Trudeau plans to set a
legitimate emissions target that will not vary from federal party to party. The Liberals have committed to investing in sustainable infrastructure and making communities more resilient. They are prioritizing investment in affordable housing. They plan to kick-start investment in innovation and reduce carbon emissions, particularly in manufacturing. Trudeau promises to make the New Building Canada Fund more focused and transparent. And Trudeau promises to fund transit in cities, addressing congestion, and cutting air pollution.