Last election, the prime minister said he doesn’t worry about monetary policy.
wind and solar
The costs of rare materials needed to create wind turbines and solar panels have risen steadily.
Solar panels contain a variety of toxic chemicals including lead.
China represented 28 per cent of global greenhouse gas emissions compared to less than 2 per cent for Canada.
It will cost up to an estimated $37.7 billion annually for Canada to move from coal to renewables.
Quebec may soon ban all oil and natural gas development in the province.
Wind and solar power are unfortunately unreliable and require backup power sources.
To preserve their “green image,” powerlines are often buried, adding to the cost and environmental impact.
Generating Electricity in Canada from Wind and Sunlight: Is Getting Less for More Better than Getting More for Less?
Almost 90 per cent of the revenue to renewable generators came from the subsidy.