Renewable energy

Discover how to harness and utilize renewable energies.

What is renewable energy?

Learn how Canada taps into its renewable energy resources.

Small hydro

Find information on the potential energy that can be provided to remote communities across Canada.

Solar photovoltaic

Read about how solar photovoltaic energy helps reduce greenhouse gas emissions.


See how researchers are advancing Canada's bioenergy future.

Wind energy

Canada’s geography makes it an ideal candidate for generating wind energy.

Solar thermal

Find information on solar thermal technologies.

Marine energy

Learn why Canada’s vast coastal and inland waters makes it the ideal environment for generating marine renewable energy.

Implementing agreement on renewable energy technology deployment (IEA-RETD)

Collaborative efforts to meet the energy challenges of particular technologies.