Alberta is the birthplace of modern wind energy in Canada. Wind energy is providing some of the lowest priced electricity in Alberta’s market. Electricity that is clean, renewable, reduces air emissions and helps to diversify Alberta’s electricity supply mix.
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A 2015 Nanos Research survey shows most Albertans believe wind energy offers many positive benefits and should be part of helping to diversify the province’s mix of electricity sources. Albertans also believe:
Find out more about Alberta’s wind energy market on CanWEA’s website.
Visit www.friendsofwind.ca to find out how you can participate in the community discussion around wind and solar energy. Here you can learn more about what renewable energy is doing for Canadians, the need for alternative green solutions, the need to counter greenhouse gases and the importance of leadership to drive change. You can take advantage of the tools on this website to join the conversation and help spread the word about wind and solar energy.