Ranks as a responsible supplier compared to most other major oil and gas exporting nations.
Marks a 24% reduction since 2007 from reliance on coal-fired power plants.
Research suggests while renewables are still small, they play a big role in meeting new demand.
Total Canadian electricity generation will increase by about 12 per cent from 2017 to 2040.
Moves send a clear signal Ontario may not be a stable location for major energy investments.
Alternative resources would include wind, solar, geothermal, small dams and others that don’t produce climate changing gases.
Company will withdraw from all overseas nuclear operations as energy business moves toward renewables.
But energy sector recruiters advise that they’re likely to take a pay cut of up to 50%.
Plans to spend the proceeds of the sale on its $24-billion in near-term capital projects.
Also signed a deal to do their part to uphold the terms of the Paris climate accords.
Change is most dramatic in the US, where coal mining rose 19% in the first five months of the year.
Other governments are doubling R&D budgets, US is cutting funding and deflecting to private sector.
NAFTA tribunal awards damages for unfair and inequitable treatment.
Banking on clean coal technology and overseas exports to boost the local economy.
Many states depend on federal renewable-energy tax credits, grants and research.