Diversifying Alberta’s economy with wind energy will pay dividends says report

N/A | August 7, 2018

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Wind energy plays to Alberta’s strengths. The province has excellent wind resources and is well supplied with the workforce skills and training capacities needed to harness them. Wind energy has the potential to cost-effectively deliver most of the new renewable generation that will be needed to meet Alberta’s goal of 30 percent renewable electricity by 2030. Wind energy will also generate jobs and other benefits for Albertans, as a recent Delphi Group report demonstrates. And it can be an important part of a broader economic diversification strategy for the province, with the total potential for local project development and construction spending alone reaching $3.6 billion by 2030.

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