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We are currently updating our website to provide our stakeholders with access to robust and accessible energy information. Please CONTACT US if you are looking for information about the energy sector in Atlantic Canada while we work on improving our site. We have publications, reports, articles, research and interactive resources related to the energy sector in Atlantic Canada and the US Northeast.



Upcoming Events

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December 6-7
Halifax, NS

Building on the success of the Nova Scotia Solar Summits, this year’s summit will expand to include the other Atlantic provinces. ACSS will include presentations on relevant solar topics and existing solar policies and programs, breakout sessions, an exhibitor tradeshow that showcases the region’s growing solar industry, and more. 

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There is a trilemma that governments, regulators, as well as energy producers, distributors and consumers must face. How can the transition to net-zero emissions be a responsible one that considers cost, clean solutions and ensures energy security?

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An issues summary of the soon-to-be-released discussion paper on the future cost of electricity. Several modelling forecasts show the real cost of electricity will increase quite significantly for Atlantic Canadians on the path to net-zero emissions in 2050. By how much, and what will be the impact, are more complicated questions to answer...

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The federal government recently announced new carbon pricing agreements for all provinces and territories for 2023-2030. This brings significant changes to Atlantic Canada in particular...

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The Belledune Port Authority announced that it is working with Cross River Infrastructure Partners to pursue the use of advanced small modular reactor (aSMR) technology from ARC Clean Technology Canada (ARC) to generate a minimum of 1GW of zero-emission firm heat and power for industrial users at the port's recently announced Green Energy Hub.  

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