When you ask people to envision the clean energy economy in Canada, most will envision spinning wind turbines, fields enclosed by a rushing dam or lots of solar panels.
Actually, the clean-energy sector is vast and significant. It involves the people who make our homes waste less energy: HVAC operators and insulators. It includes individuals who manufacture electric buses and cars. If you are interested in the breadth and depth of this Canadian clean-energy economy, our report from May paints the complete picture.
But what about these wind turbines, those hydro dams, those solar arrays? Our readers want to know just what the government is currently doing in the fight of our lifetimes — that is, the fight on climate change.… Read the rest