Canada should wait to negotiate a continental accord on climate change until the next U.S. president takes office, Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce Vice Chairman Jim Prentice said.
Canadian Environment Minister Jim Prentice said he will make an announcement aiming to reduce greenhouse-gas emissions from coal-powered energy facilities within days.
Alberta shouldn’t increase its carbon levy for large emitters until the U.S. moves with its own regulations, said Jim Prentice, a former Canadian environment minister who’s running to lead the province.
"Alberta's prosperity is very much tied to the energy industry and higher prices are better than lower prices."
- Jim Prentice on Oct 15, 2014