Canada's Advanced Research Network, CANARIE, announces funding for the world's first wind and solar-powered internet network.
When we think about the biggest producers of carbon emissions, we often focus on the usual suspects, such as coal-burning power plants, car exhaust, even indirect culprits like deforestation and energy over-consumption.
BC Hydro is continuing to advance the Clean Power Call to acquire clean, renewable and cost-effective electricity, the crown corporation announced today. The Clean Power Call will support the BC Energy Plan's goal of achieving electricity self-sufficiency in the province by 2016. In addition, it will support the province's efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and encourage economic development.