Tag: climate change

The Government of Canada will invest in the smart grid expansion

This smart grid investment has the aim on fighting climate change, creating clean jobs and ensuring safer power delivery for Canadian citizens $100 million is the investment that Jim Carr, Canada's Minister of Natural Resources, announced the past January to develop more smart grid systems in the American country. The Canadian Government wants to increase the hosting capacity of renewable energy, increasing resiliency and improving energy efficiency and conservation."The investments and initiatives resulting from the call for proposals will help build cleaner, safer, better-connected electricity systems and create well-paying jobs for middle-class Canadians, supporting Canada's transition to a low-carbon future", said Carr.Interested stakeholders cand find the full information on a new website that has been established. This website...

European power sector declares its full commitment to Paris Agreement and EU Climate objectives

EURELECTRIC , the association of the electricity industry in Europe, has launched a statment to support the objectives of the climate agreement The association, who represents the common interests of the electricity industry at pan-European level, plus its affiliates and associates on several other continents, launched on March, a release that places value on the Paris Climate Agreement. Take a look to the publication:EURELECTRIC reiterates the European electricity sector’s full support of the objectives of the Paris Climate Agreement. In light of recent developments in other major economies, the European electricity sector declares that it remains fully committed to leading in the decarbonisation transition which is crucial to ensure the long-term sustainability of the global economy. “The...