Renewable energy is so efficient that it can be sustained without a large workforce, says the expert.
The Wolfe Island Wind Farm produces 100 MW of energy on a "really windy day" and only takes three people to maintain, as opposed to a small natural gas plant which requires about 40 people to produce the same amount of energy. Photograph courtesy of Flickr/QUOI Media Group
As Canada transitions to a reliance on cleaner energy, the energy’s self-efficiency could mean the loss of future Canadian energy jobs, says one expert.
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The three-member working group set up by the House Board of Internal Economy in 2019 to oversee Centre Block’s renovation was disbanded with the last Parliament, and discussions are now underway on its successor.