Energy, the Environment and Natural Resources – November 20, 2014

In Committee from the Senate of Canada

Energy, the Environment and Natural Resources – November 20, 2014

Senators continue their study on non-renewable and renewable energy development in Canada’s three northern territories. Alain Barriault, the president and CEO of the Qulliq Energy Corporation discusses come of the challenges his company faces as well as opportunities available to improve its efficiency. William Mackay, the acting deputy minister of intergovernmental affairs for the Government of Nunavut expresses the need to change from a diesel fuelled energy system, to one powered by hydro in the territories 26 communities. The Canadian GeoExchange Coalition’s president and CEO, Denis Tanguay discusses ground source heat pumps and geothermal technology.
(November 20, 2014)