Climate Action Plan (Prince Edward Island, Canada)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
|Place||Prince Edward Island|
|Applies to States or Provinces||Prince Edward Island|
|Name||Climate Action Plan (Prince Edward Island, Canada)|
|Policy Category||Other Policy|
|Policy Type||Climate Policies|
|Affected Technologies||Biomass/Biogas, Geothermal Electric, Solar Photovoltaics, Wind energy|
|Program Administrator||Prince Edward Island Department of Environment, Energy and Forestry|
Prince Edward Island's Climate Action Plan has four main goals:
- Reducing greenhouse gas emissions to mitigate the effects of global warming - Enhancing carbon sinks to reduce the harmful build-up of CO in the atmosphere - Improving PEI's communities' ability to adapt to climate change - Increase public awareness
The plan addresses PEI's energy strategy to add 500 MW of new wind power by 2013, as well as the planned increase in biomass energy and support for small-scale geothermal (heat) and solar projects.
|Department||Department of Environment, Energy and Forestry|
|Address||Jones Building, 4th Floor|
|Address 2||11 Kent Street|
|Zip/Postal Code||C1A 7N8|