A dozen renewable energy companies, industry associations and think-tanks are urging the Alberta government to solidify its commitment to having renewables supply at least 30 per cent of the province’s electricity by 2030.
Addressing methane reductions is a great place for early targeted action. Methane is a potent, short-term greenhouse gas that contributes to 25 per cent of the climate change effects we are experiencing today.
The Alberta government is sticking to its promise to provide support for community-scale renewable energy by launching two pilot programs specifically for First Nations and Metis communities in Alberta. Pembina applauds the government for developing programs targeting Indigenous communities as part of its Climate Leadership Plan.