|Fwd: Fwd: You're Invited to "The Carbon Tax Return" March 27||<– Date –> <– Thread –>|
|From: Scott Jackson (sjackzen46gmail.com)|
|Date: Tue, 11 Mar 2014 23:09:46 -0700 (PDT)|
Here's information about a Climate Access livestream on the carbon tax that may interest some folks. Scott Jackson sjackzen46 [at] gmail.com ---------- Forwarded message ---------- From: Scott Jackson <sjackzen46 [at] gmail.com> Date: Tue, Mar 11, 2014 at 4:09 PM Subject: Re: Fwd: You're Invited to "The Carbon Tax Return" March 27 To: Chuck Prentice <chuckprentice [at] yahoo.com> I am tabling with Tom McSteen, but your presence would be most welcome. I was hoping Andy might go because I suspect the crowd will skew toward the younger end, but I haven't heard from him. Scott Jackson sjackzen46 [at] gmail.com On Tue, Mar 11, 2014 at 4:05 PM, Chuck Prentice <chuckprentice [at] yahoo.com>wrote: > Hi Scott - > > Thanks! I am a member of CA, and I passed word of this CA session along > to some other CCL people. > > Are you going to handle "tabling" tomorrow at Sip of Science? I'm not > sure whether I can go, and I haven't talked with any other MN350 person > about going there. > > ------------------------------ > *From:* Scott Jackson <sjackzen46 [at] gmail.com> > *To:* Chuck Prentice <chuckprentice [at] yahoo.com> > *Sent:* Tuesday, March 11, 2014 2:51 PM > *Subject:* Fwd: You're Invited to "The Carbon Tax Return" March 27 > > Yo Chuck! > > If you aren't already a member of Climate Access and got notice of this, > you and others from CCL might find this inspiring. Because it's on the last > Thursday before MN350's April 3 rally and hearing, I recently read that the > Tar Sands Team will be meeting that evening, but once you become a member > of Climate Access you can stream prior livecasts and webinars by signing in. > > Scott Jackson > sjackzen46 [at] gmail.com > > > ---------- Forwarded message ---------- > From: *Climate Access* <info [at] climateaccess.org> > Date: Tue, Mar 11, 2014 at 11:29 AM > Subject: You're Invited to "The Carbon Tax Return" March 27 > To: Scott <sjackzen46 [at] gmail.com> > > > Join us March 27 in Vancouver (or via livestream). View this > email in your > browser<http://us2.campaign-archive2.com/?u=4c02cf32dd599593b902c3193&id=8a231c47bf&e=7ccfd58a53> > Scott, > > Climate Access would like to invite you to this exciting live panel event > in Vancouver, Canada on Thursday March 27 at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre > Salons. > > *"The Carbon Tax Return - Lessons Learned From British Columbia's First > Five Years of Taxing Emissions"* > > *Brought to you by Climate Access and Climate Desk Live in partnership > with Bloomberg BNA* > > Five years ago, the Canadian province of British Columbia joined a small > group of states and nations (still fewer than 20 overall) that have passed > a carbon tax--setting a price on carbon and unleashing the power of the > marketplace to reduce emissions. Today, the tax brings in $1 billion a year > in revenue that is returned to British Columbia taxpayers and has realized > more than 5% in emissions reductions while GDP in BC increased above the > Canadian average. > > To delve into these questions, Climate Desk, Climate Access, and Bloomberg > BNA are partnering to present "The Carbon Tax Return: Lessons Learned From > British Columbia's First Five Years of Taxing Emissions." This > distinguished panel, preceded by a cocktail reception, will take place on > *Thursday > March 27 at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre Salons, with doors opening at > 5:30p.m. PDT. *Limited seating is available, so reserve your seats in > advance > here<http://climateaccess.us2.list-manage.com/track/click?u=4c02cf32dd599593b902c3193&id=ae961faee5&e=7ccfd58a53>. > *The event will also be livestreamed for those not in Vancouver.* > > *SPEAKERS:* > > *Spencer Chandra Herbert, Official Opposition Environment Critic and > Member of the BC Legislative Assembly* > Spencer Chandra Herbert was re-elected MLA for Vancouver West-End in > 2013. He is the Official Opposition Environment Critic and previously > served as critic for Tourism, Arts and Culture and the B.C. Lottery > Corporation and Gaming Policy. Spencer served as an elected Vancouver Park > Board Commissioner from 2005-2008, where he worked to improve environmental > sustainability in Vancouver's Parks, and accessibility to programs for > youth, and low-income people. > > *Merran Smith, Director, Clean Energy Canada* > Merran Smith is the director of Clean Energy Canada at Tides Canada. She > leads a team working to diversify Canada's energy systems, cut carbon > pollution, and reduce the nation's fossil-fuel dependence, and she writes > and speaks extensively on the opportunities for Canada in the global > low-carbon economy. > > > > > *Ross Beaty, Chairman Alterra Power Corp* > Ross J. Beaty is a geologist and resource company entrepreneur with over > 40 years of experience in the international minerals and renewable energy > industries. > In early 2008, Mr. Beaty founded Magma Energy Corp. to focus on > international geothermal energy development. In 2011, Magma and Plutonic > Power merged to create Alterra Power Corp. Mr. Beaty also founded and > currently serves as Chairman of Pan American Silver Corp., one of the > world's leading silver producers. > > *Jeremy Hainsworth* > Jeremy Hainsworth is a contributor internationally to Bloomberg BNA (BBNA) > and The Associated Press. Jeremy has worked with BBNA for over 3 years on > legal, regulatory and policy issues in western Canada for BBNA's > wide-ranging stable of international publications. > > > > *MODERATED BY:* > > *Chris Mooney* > Chris Mooney is an award-winning science and political journalist and the > host of Climate Desk Live. He is the author of four books and the co-host > of *Inquiring Minds*, a weekly podcast exploring where politics, society, > and science collide. > > > > > *HOSTED BY:* > > *Climate Access* is a nonprofit network aimed at leveraging the public's > role in addressing climate disruption by increasing support for policy and > involvement in shifting energy and sustainability behaviors. 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