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Density plays a key role in driving ridership for transit. As Ontario invests billions into transit infrastructure and service, getting a healthy return on those investments depends on having the right level of density nearby.
Oilsands need a business strategy based on science and trust, not swagger and growth Reducing emissions should be the goal as Canada rethinks the sector's future
As production slows and companies ease expansion plans, it’s time to take a sober look at how the oilsands sector can position itself to compete in a changing, carbon constrained global market.
Ontario: Canada's energy transition success story Why shutting down coal and ramping up renewables is working
Ontario's energy transition — shutting down coal and ramping up renewables — is the most successful greenhouse gas reduction project and renewable energy deployment initiative in Canada's history.
Elon Musk's presentation on the Powerwall gave the energy storage business a billion dollars worth of free press. In Canada, Ontario is leading the way in energy storage deployment; Green Energy Futures heads there to learn more.
Shipping container architecture has become more and more popular over the years. Green Energy Futures checks out an off-grid solar powered example called the Octopod, located near Bobcaygeon, Ontario.
Location efficiency: Discovering the hidden transportation costs of where you live Live closer to where you work and play and save money and time
Transportation is the average family's second-biggest household expense. Green Energy Futures learns why buying a location efficient house might just save you a whole lot of money.