Help Canada lead on climate action with digital policies
Canada can become a global leader in the fight against climate change. The right digital policies enable connectivity and innovation to help more of us work from home or access virtual healthcare. They also help reduce carbon emissions across the country.
Learn the science and get the facts - read why stronger digital policies must become part of Canada’s climate action plan, right away.
Strong digital policies present an opportunity to lead on global climate action
Connectivity and innovation can help Canadians lower their carbon footprint and reach net-zero emissions faster.
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The following reports outline the positive impacts that strong digital policy can have on the climate crisis.
Digital Policy is Climate Policy
According to a new report by FarrPoint, use of wireless and wireline networks can reduce greenhouse gasses by 15-20% globally, equivalent to all global transport systems.
The role of 5G in the fight against the climate crisis
According to a report by Accenture, 5G can help reduce up to 20% of GHG emissions with mobile technologies having the potential to address 23% of Canada's total 2030 emission reduction target by 2025.
To help Canada reduce GHG emissions by 40-60% of the Paris climate targets, we need to end spectrum hoarding, FarrPoint's report reveals.