From Coal to Clean – The Transformation of Alberta’s Electricity Industry

Over the next decade, Alberta’s electricity industry will undergo a major transformation from a system driven by coal to … something else.  This will certainly increase interest in distributed generation.

At the same time, Albertans expect high quality and reliable power for their businesses.  Resilience to the impacts of climate change is a primary concern for electricity generation and distribution utilities.

The attached paper outlines the challenges we will face in this transition, and suggests a transformation path that is realistic.