TAF has a genuine commitment to enabling more diverse public participation in climate actions.
Emmay Mah | Executive Director, Toronto Environmental Alliance
TAF’s support and expertise was instrumental in producing the new Zero Emissions framework approved by Toronto City Council.
Jane Welsh | Project Manager, City Planning, City of Toronto
TAF is a pioneer of mission-aligned impact investing. They know that asset investment is a powerful tool in building a low-carbon economy.
Hyewon Kong | Director, Associate Portfolio Manager, AGF Investments
Ontario’s repeated failure to produce a natural gas conservation plan
The Ontario Energy Board delayed approving a new natural gas conservation plan, extended the old framework to 2022, and froze the budget without even adjusting for inflation. Real investment in gas conservation shrinks, even while diverse voices make a case for increasing investment in cost-effective conservation.
Reality Check: Carbon Emissions Inventory in the GTHA
Total carbon emissions in the GTHA increased 5.2% in 2018, reaching 55.5 Mt. This report is a stark reality check, showing that since the completion of the coal phase out, emissions are slowly increasing across all regions and nearly all sources. Our per capita natural gas emissions are increasing even when adjusted for population growth and weather.
Investing in low-carbon solutions
We are experienced leaders who engage and collaborate with others who have ideas and opportunities to impact climate change. We use a variety of approaches to generate and scale up climate solutions: