Chris Ragan: Canada must upgrade its electricity grid | The Globe and Mail

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Published: 31 January 2023

January 27, 2023 | Director Chris Ragan  wrote that Canada must embark on a historic build-out of its power systems to ensure continued prosperity as the demand for clean energy accelerates in Canada. In his opinion piece he answered the question: Can we overcome our unique challenges to upgrade its electricity grid to match the surging demand? 

He claimed that the worst thing Canada can do right now is to underinvest in their electricity systems and that policies are required to break the logjam in electricity system planning and investment.

Read the article. by Chris Ragan,  Rick Smith, the president of the Canadian Climate Institute and  Edward Greenspon, president and chief executive officer of the Public Policy Forum.


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