Proceedings of the Standing Senate Committee on
Energy, the Environment and Natural Resources
Issue No. 16 - Minutes of Proceedings - November 24, 2016
OTTAWA, Thursday, November 24, 2016
The Standing Senate Committee on Energy, the Environment and Natural
Resources met this day at 8:02 a.m., in room 257, East Block, the chair, the
Honourable Richard Neufeld, presiding.
Members of the committee present: The Honourable Senators Fraser,
Lang, MacDonald, Massicotte, Mockler, Neufeld, Patterson, Ringuette and Seidman
Other senator present: The Honourable Senator Griffin (1).
In attendance: Sam Banks, Analyst, Parliamentary Information and
Research Services, Library of Parliament.
Also present: The official reporters of the Senate.
Pursuant to the order of reference adopted by the Senate on Thursday, March
10, 2016, the committee continued its study on the effects of transitioning to a
low carbon economy. (For complete text of the order of reference, see
proceedings of the committee, Issue No. 4.)
Sustainable Development Technology Canada:
Leah Lawrence, President and Chief Executive Officer.
John Zhou, Vice President, Clean Energy.
The chair made a statement.
Ms. Lawrence and Mr. Zhou each made a statement and answered questions.
At 9:58 a.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the chair.
Clerk of the Committee