April CCCS Update

Updates from the Canadian Centre for Climate Services

The Canadian Centre for Climate Services (CCCS) is a dedicated multi-disciplinary team with expertise across a broad range of climate-related disciplines. We work with partners and stakeholders to support the implementation of the Pan-Canadian Framework on Clean Growth and Climate Change.We help Canadians understand, and become more resilient to climate change by:

  • delivering climate services driven by user needs
  • providing access to climate information
  • building local capacity
  • offering training and support

Learn more about the Canadian Centre for Climate Services.

News & Resources

NEW! The Buildings sector module has been added to ClimateData.ca. The Buildings sector module provides access to building-relevant climate datasets, information and case studies demonstrating the importance of using climate data in adaptation efforts for the Canadian building sector.

NEW! Indigenous Knowledges section on Climate Atlas.

The Prairie Climate Centre, in collaboration with indigenous communities across Canada launched the Indigenous Knowledges  section, which looks to bring together indigenous and western perspectives and insights on the impact of climate change. The new Indigenous Knowledges  section also includes a map view which features First Nation, Inuit and Métis communities and homelands.

NEW! New report in the Canada’s Changing Climate Report

The newly released Canada’s Changing Climate Report in Light of the Latest Global Science Assessment provides an updated perspective on Canada’s Changing Climate Report (2019) based on the findings from the AR6: Climate Change 2021: The Physical Science Basis produced by IPCC- Working Group I.

NEW! 2030 Emissions Reduction Plan: Clean Air, Strong Economy

“Canadians have been clear about what they want: clean air and good jobs, a healthy environment and a strong economy. Building on the actions of millions of Canadians, the Government of Canada is taking bold and immediate action to reduce greenhouse gas emissions to fight climate change, while strengthening our economy with sustainable jobs and clean industrial growth. The 2030 Emissions Reduction Plan is an ambitious and achievable roadmap that outlines a sector-by-sector path for Canada to reach its emissions reduction target of 40 percent below 2005 levels by 2030 and net-zero emissions by 2050.”

Just for Fun!

Electricity Map: This near-real time map shows the consumption, production and flow of electricity, as well as its carbon emission impact.

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