Energy : Solar Power

Solar Training on the Rise

Solar sector employment in the U.S. is booming. It rose 21.8 per cent in employment in 2014 for a total of 174,000 solar workers nationwide, and similar growth is predicted this year. It’s only a matter of time until the solar wave that is rolling across the U.S. comes to Canada. And when it does come we will need trained professionals on the front lines, installing these projects and making sure they’re safe.

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Judith Sayers, First Nations Run-of-River Hydro Trailblazer

Episode 105 - Original Article: http://www.greenenergyfutures.ca/episode/judith-sayers-first-nation-run-river-hydro By David Dodge and Duncan Kinney, Judith Sayers is a former chief, a negotiator and a pioneer in helping First Nations get involved in the renewable energy business. Her traditional name is Kekinusuqs (pronounced ke kay ana suks) and she is a member of the Hupacasath (pronounced who pa cha sut) First Nation in the Greater

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Hydro Electric Power

Hydro electric energy is the world’s most frequently and longest used renewable energy source, we as humans have been using for centuries. In an environment where we are fast using our fossil fuels and damaging the earth, renewable hydroelectric energy is a light at the end of the tunnel. In simple words, hydroelectricity is the process of using water in a turbine to create electricity. Usually it is used by damming a river to create a

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