Motion To: WHEREAS it is the stated intention of staff to recommend as part of the 2019 AQCCM review a corporate GHG reduction target of 20 per cent below 2012 baseline levels; and, WHEREAS the proposed 20 per cent target is consistent with the Federation of Canadian Municipalities’ Partners for Climate Protection program’s recommended target setting and the targets of other comparable Canadian municipalities. WHEREAS the proposed 2012 baseline would align with the Council approved short and long-term community GHG emission reduction target; and, WHEREAS the proposed 2024 end date would align with the Council approved short-term community GHG emissions reduction target; and, THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the Environment and Climate Protection Committee recommend Council adopt a corporate GHG reduction target of 20 per cent below 2012 baseline targets by 2024.
Absent/RecusedJ. Mitic (a)
Vote recorded from ECPC on 2018-06-19 regarding agenda item PROPOSED CORPORATE GREENHOUSE GAS (GHG) EMISSIONS REDUCTION TARGET.