Cleanup of wind and solar sites won’t land at Alberta farmers’ feet
October 17, 2018
New rules say renewable energy operators will have duty to reclaim land after they finish using it
A representative of the wind power industry said the sector was supportive of the initiative overall.
Evan Wilson, spokesman for the Canada Wind Energy Association (CanWEA), said the government’s initiative will introduce some specific costs to the pre-construction, construction and operations cycle of a project. But he said the directive offers clarity to all sides.