Energy, the Environment and Natural Resources – May 5, 2015

In Committee from the Senate of Canada

Energy, the Environment and Natural Resources – May 5, 2015

Senators continue their study on non-renewable and renewable energy development including energy storage, distribution, transmission, consumption and other emerging technologies in Canada’s three northern territories. Sara Fisher-Goad (executive director) and Sean Skaling (director, energy programs and evaluations) from the Alaska Energy Authority outline the role of their organization as well as some of the challenges and opportunities they face. Floyd Roland, the Mayor of the Town of Inuvik (Northwest Territories) discusses the obstacles remote communities face in terms of energy development. (May 5, 2015)