Canadian and German Perspectives: Federal Carbon Pricing Policy
18:00 - 19:00 CEST, 12:00 - 13:00 EST
In light of proposals surrounding a Climate Club and the role carbon pricing could play, this event explored transatlantic learnings on the continuum of centralized carbon pricing approaches. Panelists discussed the merits and challenges of harmonizing multilevel carbon pricing in Europe/Canada.
Key questions analysed were: How is collective ambition realized via coordinated (sub)national efforts? What lessons can be learned from the Canadian Federal Backstop and the various carbon pricing frameworks within the EU in efforts to reach collective climate policy ambitions?
- Dale Beugin, Vice President of the Canadian Climate Institute
- Professor Dr. Christian Flachsland, Professor of Sustainability at the Hertie School and Director of the School's Centre for Sustainability
- Dr. Constanze Haug, Senior Advisor at the International Carbon Action Partnership