Messages from 2050: Our Energy Future
Over the course of the past few months, more than 30,000 Canadians have connected with Generation Energy. Many of you have told us what you want to see in Canada’s energy future – smarter electrification, a focus on emerging renewables like tidal and geothermal, and skills development for the labour force of the future.
Here are a few vignettes of what Canada’s energy future could look like, based on your ideas:
For more detailed forecasts about Canada’s energy future
visit the National Energy Board’s interactive tool based on data from their Energy Futures reports. This interactive tool allows you to explore energy production and consumption trends and forecast them into the future.
Need some context?
If you’d like to know more about Canada’s energy systems and the emerging global trends in policy and technology that influence them, download our context paper. This paper, prepared by NRCan energy experts, will provide background on energy use in Canada, the current policy environment, the Generation Energy process, and some key questions to consider as you participate.
If you’d like more detail on a certain topic, visit the Submissions Library.