Amidst increasing international competition for a stake in the Arctic, China is investing in long-term infrastructure projects, while Canada is banned from drilling oil due to a five-year moratorium.
Solar and wind power are being touted as possible solutions to energy insecurity in the North. Photograph courtesy of Pexels
In a report addressing Canada’s involvement in the Arctic, CEO and chair of the Inuvialuit Regional Corporation Duane Smith described energy insecurity for remote communities in the North as “a cycle of pollution and poverty.”
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Liberal MP Steve MacKinnon, who spoke for all but one Liberal on the committee, says a comprehensive account on the affair is already in the public record, pointing to 13 hours of committee testimony and the commissioner