Marty, Sid
July 2011
Alberta Views;Jul/Aug2011, Vol. 14 Issue 6, p36
The article offers author's insights on power outages and energy resources in Alberta. It says that there are two major players in the planning and distribution of electricity in Alberta, the Alberta Electrical System Operator (AESO) and the company AltaLink. It tells that wind turbines, when properly planned, can contribute to renewable power in the province. However, it implies Albertans will pay 16 billion dollars for new power lines, for the benefit of private enterprises and U.S. consumers.


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