Community Energy Planning A Resource Guide for Remote Communities in Canada

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Contents

Overview

This document is provides background material and a step-by-step approach to aid remote communities in the process of developing a Community Energy Plan (CEP) and managing their long-term energy use.


Highlights

This report is divided into 5 sections, that provide information on:

1. Energy use patterns in remote, Northern communities in Canada, 2. Electricity, energy and efficiency issues and terms, 3. Alternative energy strategies suitable for remote communities, 4. Greenhouse gas emissions, 5. A CEP approach for remote communities   The report includes additional information sources on CEP and a list of funding agencies for CEP.


Related Tools

RETscreen is referenced in the context of determining the economic feasibility of renewable energy systems.


References

  1.  "Community Energy Planning A Resource Guide for Remote Communities in Canada"