Québec-Ontario Partnership Yields Results

Québec Premier Philippe Couillard and Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne chaired a joint meeting of cabinet ministers today in Québec City. At the meeting, the Premiers signed two new Memorandums of Understanding (MOUs), as well as an amendment to the Ontario-Québec Trade and Cooperation Agreement. The two provinces also agreed to take action in several key areas, including economic development, energy, pension administration...

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The Renewable Energy & Energy Efficiency Partnership(REEEP) is a non-profit, specialist change agent aiming to catalyse the market for renewable energy and energy efficiency, with a primary focus on emerging markets and developing countries.reeep.org/31/home.htm

The mission of DESERTEC Foundationis the fast global implementation of the DESERTEC Concept. Suitable deserts can be found on all...

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Renewable energy (IESO figures as of June 2015)

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Type Total MW
Hydro-electric 8,462
Bio-fuel 455
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Nuclear power fits well with an ideology of state control of energy sources in a few locations.  Renewablesare a drag for state energy planners.  So consequently, any place that has nuclear power also has a nuclear lobby that's well financed and well connected.  But I still think the only ethical approach is to make rational choices based on deaths in the millions or billions rather than on the power politics you want to promote.

Number of deaths from Chernobyl...

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Lloyd Alter wrote in TreeHugger that the Ontario Building Code for glass walls in condos does not specify an R-value whereas a minimum R-value is specified for the non-glass walls. http://www.treehugger.com/files/2011/08/why-architects-shouldnt-build-co...

Ontario's building code changed as of January (2012), requiring all high-rise buildings to be 25 per cent more...

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