Canadian emissions trading scheme Canada 2006

Name of policy Canadian emissions trading scheme
Jurisdiction Country
Supranational region
Country Canada
Region North America


Subnational region or state
City or local
Policy objective
  • Mitigation
Type of policy instrument
  • Economic Instruments
    • Market-based instruments
      • GHG emissions allowances
  • Policy support
    Sector name
    • Industry
      • Electricity and heat
        Policy description
        Policy type
        • Changing activity
        • Energy efficiency
        • Renewables
        • Nuclear or CCS or fuel switch4
        Policy stringency
        Implementation state Planned
        Date of decision 2006
        Start date of implementation
        End date of implementation
        High impact
        Impact indicator


        Source or references http://www.aph.gov.au/library/pubs/climatechange/governance/foreign/canadian.htm
        Supports policies
        Is supported by policies
        Comments (background and assessment)
        Status Final

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