It will cost up to an estimated $37.7 billion annually for Canada to move from coal to renewables.
Wind and solar power are unfortunately unreliable and require backup power sources.
To preserve their “green image,” powerlines are often buried, adding to the cost and environmental impact.
Generating Electricity in Canada from Wind and Sunlight: Is Getting Less for More Better than Getting More for Less?
Canada’s non-hydro renewables start from a very low baseline of both capacity and generation.
Affordable energy is to the economy what oxygen is to the human body.
Adding more expensive renewables will not help Atlantic Canadians already burdened with high energy prices and expenditures.