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Understand the climate crisis

We are already seeing the impacts of the climate crisis across the globe with more severe and more frequent wildfires, floods and droughts in many parts of the world. It affects our economy, our infrastructure, our health and overall well-being too. Together, we can do our part in the global struggle by taking action to build a cleaner, healthier, and more sustainable Canada—and minimize the cost of the impacts of climate change.

Learn more about the causes of the climate crisis and Canada's plan

Take action

We each have the power to make choices that help in the fight against the climate crisis—at home or away, while working, playing, shopping, or travelling—and together, we can create a ripple effect through our communities, driving a powerful force for change and inspiring others to take action.

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Tackling the climate crisis can start at home with actions you can take to reduce your bills and emissions.

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Change your consumption habits and shift toward climate-friendly behaviours at work, at play, at the store, and in your community.

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Put the climate fight on the menu and learn how your shopping and eating choices can make a difference—from bite-sized to community-wide.

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Take your climate action on the road and see how getting around today has an impact on where we are going in the future.

We are here to help  

The Government of Canada is providing Canadians in all parts of the country with programs and financial incentives to promote climate action and clean growth. When you take action, we are here to help.

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Offering interest-free financing for windows, heat pumps, insulation, and more to help Canadians make their homes more energy efficient and comfortable.

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Helping eligible homeowners switch from oil heating to energy-efficient heat pumps to save on heating costs and reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

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Making it more affordable for individuals and businesses to buy or lease electric vehicles.

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The federal pollution pricing system incentivizes greenhouse gas emissions reduction, while providing tax-free payments to eligible individuals and families through pollution pricing rebates.

Provincial and territorial incentives

Discover government programs and incentives available in your province or territory.

Canada is taking action in the fight against the climate crisis

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The climate crisis is here and more urgent than ever.
We’re taking action to face this global challenge.
Regulating greenhouse gas emissions
from electricity production.
Investing to make Canada’s power grids more energy efficient.
And incentivizing industries to reduce greenhouse gases.
Learn more about how we're taking action
to help move towards a cleaner future
at canada.ca/climate-crisis
A message from the Government of Canada.

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