Strategic Analysis of an Electricity Deficit in British Columbia

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2015-08
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Author: Adam Brooks
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The British Columbia (BC) Government introduced the Clean Energy Act in 2010. With the new legislation, BC Hydro has been mandated to be electricity self sufficient by 2016. BC Hydro may not have enough generation capacity to meet the regulatory requirement in time. This project explores three potential options for Teck’s Zinc Smelter to provide made-in-BC generation capacity to BC Hydro. After evaluating the options, this author recommends for Teck to make an offer to swap BC Hydro’s imports with Teck’s made-in-BC generation.
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EMBA Project - Simon Fraser University
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