Section 3

Commitments for Natural Resources Canada

  • Clean Energy:
    All Canadians have access to affordable, reliable and sustainable energy
  • Clean Growth:
    A growing clean technology industry in Canada contributes to clean growth and the transition to a low-carbon economy
  • Sustainably Managed Lands and Forests:
    Lands and forests support biodiversity and provide a variety of ecosystem services for generations to come
  • Low-Carbon Government:
    The Government of Canada leads by example by making its operations low-carbon
  • Effective Action on Climate Change:
    A low-carbon economy contributes to limiting global average temperature rise to well below two degrees Celsius and supports efforts to limit the increase to 1.5 degrees Celsius
  • Modern and Resilient Infrastructure:
    Modern, sustainable, and resilient infrastructure supports clean economic growth and social inclusion
  • Healthy Coasts and Oceans:
    Coasts and oceans support healthy, resilient and productive ecosystems
  • Pristine Lakes and Rivers:
    Clean and healthy lakes and rivers support economic prosperity and the well-being of Canadians
  • Safe and Healthy Communities:
    All Canadians live in clean, sustainable communities that contribute to their health and well-being



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