Zero Carbon Ontario is committed to advocating the procurement of all energy in Ontario from zero carbon sources in order to meet or exceed the emission reductions targets that were identified in the Paris agreement.
Standing in 10th place, Canada earned 59 points and ranked just under Spain, South Korea, and the United States.
The International Energy Efficiency Scorecard ranks the world's largest energy-consuming economies on their energy efficiency policies and programs. The rankings include Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, France, Germany, India, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Netherlands, Poland, Russia, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, the United Kingdom, and the United States.
Thirty-five different energy efficiency indicators have been analyzed for each economy ranked in the report. The rankings are determined by scoring out of 100 possible points. Points can be earned in four different categories, including buildings, industry, transportation, and national effort, which measures overall or cross-cutting indicators of energy use at the national level.