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Indigenous-Led Solar Energy Project Wins Prize Funding to Implement a Community Clean Energy Project in NWT

From: Natural Resources Canada January 19, 2021 Indigenous communities, governments, organizations and business, particularly in northern and isolated regions that are at the forefront of climate change impacts, are best placed to take action toward a clean energy future. This is why the Government of Canada is investing in community-led clean energy projects with remote […]

by ahnationtalk on January 19, 202115 Views

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Canada and Nunavut invest in energy-efficiency upgrades for residents of Clyde River

From: Infrastructure Canada Iqaluit, Nunavut, January 11, 2021—The safety and well-being of Canadians are top priorities for the governments of Canada and Nunavut. Communities have all been affected to various degrees by the COVID-19 pandemic and need immediate assistance to ensure their public infrastructure is safe and reliable. Today, the Honourable Catherine McKenna, Minister of […]

by ahnationtalk on January 11, 202124 Views

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The Old Crow Solar Project – Arctic Council

14 December 2020 Old Crow is off the grid. The closest community is a hundred miles away and no roads lead to the Gwich’in community in the Yukon. Its remote location has for many years rendered Old Crow dependent on diesel – until now. In 2008, the Vuntut Gwitchin Government decided to find green energy […]

by ahnationtalk on December 14, 202027 Views

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Indigenous groups celebrate new solar farm in Fort Chipewyan – Cabin Radio

November 19, 2020 An Indigenous-owned clean energy company in northern Alberta has finished work on what it says is Canada’s largest solar farm in a remote community. Three Nations Energy or 3NE is jointly owned by the Athabasca Chipewyan First Nation, Mikisew Cree First Nation, and Fort Chipewyan Métis Association. On Tuesday, a small event […]

by ahnationtalk on November 19, 202036 Views

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Yukon Energy’s fuel supply reached ‘critical’ point last winter, says energy minister – CBC

Avalanche cut off fuel supply road from Skagway, Alaska, in January Oct 15, 2020 Yukon’s power supplier faced a possible fuel shortage for its backup diesel generators last winter after an avalanche cut off the supply road from Skagway, Alaska, in January, according to the territory’s energy minister. “We were in a position where fuel was very scarce, […]

by ahnationtalk on October 15, 202053 Views

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Canada Invests in Clean Energy Projects in the Northwest Territories

From: Natural Resources Canada September 22, 2020                                              Inuvik, Northwest Territories                             Natural Resources Canada As Canada’s North continues to experience the […]

by ahnationtalk on September 22, 202077 Views

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Government of Canada partners with Northern BC and Yukon First Nations to reduce reliance on diesel and fight climate change

From: Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada August 25, 2020 — Ottawa, ONTARIO — Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada The Government of Canada is taking steps to help support northern communities by working in collaboration with territorial, Indigenous, and community partners to monitor and address the impacts of climate change in the North and […]

by ahnationtalk on August 26, 2020109 Views

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Canada, Nunavut partner on South Baffin renewable energy projects – Nunatsiaq News

20 August 2020 Feds give $18.3 million for projects in six communities Through an $18.3 million contribution, the federal government is partnering with the Government of Nunavut to develop renewable energy projects in the South Baffin region. Dan Vandal, the federal northern affairs minister, and Premier Joe Savikataaq, who is also Nunavut’s environment minister, announced […]

by ahnationtalk on August 21, 2020125 Views

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Government of Canada partners with Nunavut for renewable and energy-efficiency projects

From: Environment and Climate Change Canada August 20, 2020 – Iqaluit, Nunavut The Government of Canada’s number-one priority remains keeping Canadians safe and supporting families and businesses through the COVID-19 pandemic. However, the fight against climate change must continue, particularly for Northerners, who are at the frontlines of these changes, with Canada’s North warming at three times […]

by ahnationtalk on August 20, 2020142 Views

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Old Crow Solar Energy Project: Integrating renewable energy sources in Canada’s North

Fri, Jul 31, 2020 As the most northwesterly community in Canada and Yukon’s only fly-in community, the people of Old Crow see and experience the effects of climate change every day, and the Vuntut Gwitchin Government (VGG) is finding innovative ways to adapt to these changes. Situated above the Arctic Circle and hundreds of kilometers […]

by mmnationtalk on July 31, 2020225 Views

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