Alberta’s Solar Surge

Alberta’s solar potential is measured as high as any other community its size anywhere else in the world.

Germany shows that renewable is doable

Germany gets about 20 per cent of its overall annual electricity from renewable sources, including solar, wind, water, and thermal, and aims to cut its greenhouse gas emissions by 40 per cent from 1990 levels by 2020.

Science Matters: Scheer determination transforms Germany’s energy grid

Here’s your weekly Science Matters column by David Suzuki with Faisal Moola. Scheer determination transforms Germany’s energy grid In 2005, I attended an international conference in Montreal on the Kyoto Protocol. There, I heard a speech by German parliamentarian Hermann Scheer. I knew nothing about him, but as I listened to him talk about how…