11 Oct '11, 9am

British Columbians Supportive of Wind Energy as Industry Aims for 2025 Goals

British Columbians Supportive of Wind Energy as Industry Aims for 2025 Goals

A recent survey by Oracle Research and the Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA) said 76% of British Columbians support expanding wind energy as a source of clean electricity within the Canadian province. The poll, done September 26-27, mentioned 84% of respondents want enough energy created within the province to meet demand while not having to import from other sources. Research also found 55% in the poll want new energy sources with minimal environmental impact.

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2011/10/11/british-columbians-su...

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