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
TAF has a genuine commitment to enabling more diverse public participation in climate actions.
Emmay Mah | Executive Director, Toronto Environmental Alliance
Budget 2021 is a healthy dose for the clean economy, but climate measures lack potency
Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland just announced $101.4 billion in new spending. With the trend toward increasing emissions in the Great Toronto and Hamilton Area and other cities across Canada, there are welcome investments in Budget 2021 to support urban climate action, but a critical missing link is missing.
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: