19 Oct '17, 9pm

.#WindEnergy is creating Ontario opportunities right now

.#WindEnergy is creating Ontario opportunities right now

Wind Dividends: Analysis of the Economic Impacts from Ontario’s Wind Procurements provides an analysis of the economic impacts of Ontario’s investments in wind energy. Between 2006 and 2030, Ontario’s past and planned investments in wind energy will create 73,000 direct and direct full-time equivalent (FTE) years of employment, generate $5.1 billion in direct and indirect wages and benefits, contribute $7 billion to the province’s GDP, and stimulate $14 billion in investment. Download the Wind Dividends executive summary Green energy is very popular in Ontario. Recent polling done by EKOS found that 81 per cent of Ontarians want to see more renewable energy in the future. And 74 per cent of Ontarians supported the move away from coal toward wind and solar energy. Suspending the second phase of large renewable procurement is a missed opportunity for the province. Fortunatel...

Full article: https://canwea.ca/wind-energy/ontario/

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