Record of meetings

To be transparent, the Net-Zero Advisory Body, NZAB, will post summaries from our official meetings on our website.

These records will be made public within 30 days of each meeting.

To be transparent, the Net-Zero Advisory Body, NZAB, will post summaries from our official meetings on our website.

These records will be made public within 30 days of each meeting.

  • November 16, 2021

    • Members received a presentation on building energy efficiency and decarbonisation from Efficiency Canada.
    • Members established a work plan to provide independent advice on key guiding principles to inform the development of quantitative five-year targets for the oil and gas sector.
  • November 1, 2021

    • Members held a brief discussion on a letter received from the Minister of Environment and Climate Change and the Minister of Natural Resources and proposed next steps.
  • September 24, 2021

    • Subcommittee Leads updated on discussions to date.
    • Members proposed priority focus areas for discussion with the incoming Minister of Environment and Climate Change.
  • September 8, 2021

    • Members discussed the NZAB’s approach to providing advice, received updates on subcommittee work and engagement plans, and shared perspectives on activities in advance of COP26.
  • August 17, 2021

    • Members discussed the work of the subcommittees on lines of inquiry, forward-looking plans for engagement, and the linkages of the recently published IPCC report to the NZAB's mandate.
  • August 12, 2021

    • Members had an optional informational briefing with officials from Climate Outreach on engagement.
    • The presentation was followed by a question and answer period.
  • August 4, 2021

    • Members received a foundational briefing on the oil & gas sector from federal officials.
    • Members discussed next steps to advance their Lines of Inquiry.
  • July 21, 2021

    • Members provided input on the approach to short and long term research activities.
    • Members discussed reactions to the pathways summary, subcommittee structure and membership, and the Governor in Council appointment process.
  • July 16, 2021

    • Members had an optional informational briefing with officials from Transport Canada on the transportation sector.
    • The presentation was followed by a question and answer period.
  • July 6, 2021

    • Members discussed the release of the pathways summary, the enactment of the Canadian Net-Zero Emissions Accountability Act, the path forward on lines of inquiry, and the structure of subcommittees.