The Canadian Press

2015-06-13 | Great Lakes Conference

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The premiers of Quebec and Ontario are meeting with the governors of eight US states today as part of a three-day conference on the future of the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence region. The goal of the conference is for the leaders to work together on environmental protection and encouraging economic growth. Speaking this morning, Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne suggested a regional partnership to fight climate change, and invited the eight states to join Ontario, Quebec and California in a carbon market. (Michigan Governor Rick Snydor called for more aggressive action on fighting invasive species such as the Asian carp.)

Date: 2015-06-13
Placeline: QUEBEC CITY.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 19 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << as our state Partners work to meet the US clean power plan and EPA emissions guideline I ordered you to look at joining our carbon market and I invite you to explore all the ways that our regional approach to lowering our carbon emissions will create new trade and investment opportunities and sustainable ways of growing our economy >>