Alberta's Climate Leadership Plan should give some hope for improvement of our lowest in Canada environment grade. Overall, at least eight of the ten indicators will improve with implementation of the Plan.
Alberta's Climate Leadership Plan positions the province to take advantage of a new trilateral agreement and carve out a piece of what is being called the greatest business opportunity of this generation.
The world is undergoing an energy transition. The potential for clean technologies to spur economic growth is clear. But, is government support needed or can we simply leave this opportunity to the market?
Concerns about the ability of renewables to provide reliable power, or belief that renewables need some sort of special backup on the grid, come from a complete misunderstanding of our electricity system and the power of the network.