Opportunities and Challenges for Renewable Energy Development in British Columbia: Policy Instruments to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions in the Provincial Electricity Sector

Resource type
Date created
2004
Authors/Contributors
Author: Johnston, C.
Abstract
This report identifies and discusses some potential policy instruments for increasing the generation of electricity from small and medium scale renewable energy sources. It focuses upon potential tools and challenges to mitigate climate change and reduce greenhouse gas emissions. It also evaluate some of the key recommendations from environmental groups through a literature review and interviews with representatives from the provincial and federal governments and BC Hydro.
Document
Identifier
CPROST Catalogue Number: 04-04
Copyright statement
Copyright is held by the author(s).
Permissions
You are free to copy, distribute and transmit this work under the following conditions: You must give attribution to the work (but not in any way that suggests that the author endorses you or your use of the work); You may not use this work for commercial purposes.
Scholarly level
Peer reviewed?
No
Language
Attachment Size
0404.pdf 320.2 KB