In early 2020, protests and blockades linked to the Coastal GasLink pipeline illustrated how environmental and social considerations, especially with respect to Indigenous rights, can impact projects and corporate activities. Projects can be delayed or cancelled and the cost can increase as a result of such considerations and events. In addition, climate change is affecting existing infrastructure, shapes what new infrastructure needs to be built and inform how projects need to be planned and built.
- How are ESG considerations impacting project finance and infrastructure?
- How is increased focus in Canada and Indigenous rights affecting projects and corporate activities?
- What can 427 data tell us about Canadian areas exposed to wildfires, water shortages and other environmental risks? What are the consequences of such exposure on existing projects?
- Mike Mulvaney, Managing Director, Public Project & Infrastructure Finance
- AJ Sabatelle, Associate Managing Director, Public Project & Infrastructure Finance
- Catherine Deluz, Senior Vice President, Public Project & Infrastructure Finance
- Rebecca Adair, Vice President, Senior Analyst, Public Project & Infrastructure Finance