Julia Langer

About Julia Langer

Julia Langer is TAF’s CEO.

Toronto Climate Summit signals global climate hope

By |July 8th, 2015|

Today – with climate experts, decision-makers, and indigenous leaders gathered in Toronto for day one of the two-day Climate  Summit of the Americas – we mark a shift in global climate leadership. Greeted by opening remarks from Premier Kathleen Wynne and Minister Glen Murray this […]

Follow the leaders – de-carb your money

By |May 26th, 2015|

Big funds are acknowledging the risk of carbon-heavy investments - are you?

Climate action in cities key to provincial success

By |May 6th, 2015|

With the right support from the Province, cities can get the emission reduction job done.

The Many Different Flavours of Carbon Pricing

By |March 4th, 2015|

Reviewing the best tools for carbon pricing.

Ontario’s 45-Day Climate Consultation Count-Down

By |February 18th, 2015|

Ontario's climate change discussion paper and public consultation.

TAF’s Secret Weapon

By |February 13th, 2015|

TAF's Volunteer Appreciation event.

Tanking oil price doesn’t affect retrofit business case

By |January 30th, 2015|

In Toronto, for instance, 50% of our greenhouse gas emissions come from natural gas used to heat our buildings and the electricity used to power the motors and appliances in buildings.

Sharing TAF’s financing techniques with C40 Cities

By |December 11th, 2014|

I was recently invited to present to the C40 Finance & Economic Development Network to let them know about the finance innovation work being undertaken at TAF.

TAF invests in … The Big Move

By |December 6th, 2014|

Almost 80% of TAF’s $25M endowment is currently invested for impact.

Dan Leckie Forum Statement 2006

By |October 14th, 2014|

Dan Leckie Forum Statement 2006

Participants in the May 29, 2006, Dan Leckie Forum, sponsored by the Toronto Atmospheric Fund, recommend that the City of Toronto and its ABCs:

Establish a corporate renewable energy target that articulates clear and achievable goals.
Support the target with an implementation strategy […]