Quebec Energy

Quebec Should Ditch Wind Power Subsidies and Go for Oil

Michel Kelly-Gagnon | Posted 06.28.2015 | Canada Business
Michel Kelly-Gagnon

Hydro-Québec indirectly subsidizes the wind power sector to the tune of $695 million a year, which amounts to some $200 per Quebec household to produce a tiny fraction of the province's energy. With an estimated 40 billion barrels of oil, developing this resource would provide a minimum of $160 million a year in royalties for the Quebec treasury over 30 years.

What Quebec And Alberta Have In Common

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.12.2012 | Canada Politics

QUEBEC - Premier Jean Charest says Canada doesn't need the federal government to make a national energy strategy happen.And he said dissatisfaction wi...