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Economy, Environment

Hydro power leads Canada’s renewable energy generation

Canada generates about two-thirds of its electricity from renewable sources, primarily from hydro, but also from wind, biomass and solar, according to a new report released by the National Energy Board (NEB). Only five countries produce a similar or larger share of electricity» 

Environment, International, Politics, Science and Technology

Huge free trade penalty against Canada

(note: comment submission form is located at the bottom of each story on the site) It is another example of what those opposed to international trade deals have been saying about the ability of sovereign governments to enact domestic policy» 

Economy, Environment

Time to invest in renewable energy for Arctic communities: WWF-Canada

The need to replace Nunavut’s ageing diesel-powered generators in the near future creates an ideal opportunity to invest in more renewable energy sources for Canada’s Arctic communities, says World Wildlife Fund-Canada. Reducing the reliance of isolated northern communities on the»