Wind and solar power are intermittent energy sources that literally blow or shine at the whims of nature.
site c dam
Major projects in the province include the Kinder Morgan pipeline and the Site C dam.
BC Hydro’s planned project for a hydroelectric dam on the Peace River—known as the Site C dam—is proving to be controversial, with some industry groups panning the plan while touting renewable energy sources such as wind.
In The Future and Its Enemies: The Growing Conflict over Creativity, Enterprise and Progress, a book published shortly before the millennium, author Virginia Postrel decried widespread pessimistic attacks on humanity's future.