Renewable Energy

Innovation in renewable energy technologies is at the forefront of driving our economies and our businesses to more sustainable practices. The rapid adoption of renewable energy sources will greatly increase its percentage of the global energy mix. In Canadian Mining & Energy, we report on the exciting world of renewable energy including solar, wind, geothermal and tidal energy.

Recent Renewable Energy articles

Near Pincher Creek with Livingston Range in background.
Energy, Renewable Energy, Sustainability & environment, Alberta Energy winds are changing

CanWEA reports on wind energy in Alberta

by Jillian Clark
Three wind turbines are located on flat land near an irrigated field with mountains in the background.
Energy, Renewable Energy, Sustainability & environment, Global New winds are blowing: Canada’s energy shifts to renewable resources

According to the National Energy Board, Canada ranks higher than other developed countries in regards to its energy derived from renewable resources

by Jillian Clark
Valemount Marina
Energy, Renewable Energy, Sustainability & environment, British Columbia Geothermal sustainability closer than ever in British Columbia

The forestry town of Valemount has been slowly re-inventing itself for a sustainable future with their plans to become Canada’s first geothermal village.

by Jillian Clark
Picture of wind farm towers with beautiful sunset in background.
Renewable Energy, Sustainability & environment, Global Carbon pricing is pushing mines to look at renewables

Carbon pricing is pushing mining leaders to consider renewable energy options as a way of further reducing GHG emissions and stabilizing energy costs.

Pictured left to right: Joe Bacsu, Lliam Hildebrand, Adam Cormier.
Energy, Renewable Energy, Sustainability & environment, Alberta Iron & Earth Promotes the Unification of Oil and Gas with Renewable Energies

A focus on retraining and outreach drives this non-profit organization to diversify Canada’s tradespeople to match Canada’s changing economy.

by Jillian Clark