Business & the Environment

Manitoba's Environmetal Advantages

Manitoba has:

  • tremendous renewable energy resources.
  • environmental technology and services that are exported worldwide.
  • leading companies committed to reducing harmful emissions.
  • hydroelectricity rates that are amongst the lowest in the world.
  • the technical potential to cover its entire demand for power with offshore wind energy alone.

Manitoba is:

  • internationally recognized as a clean-energy leader.
  • ranked as the leading province in Canada in energy efficiency.
  • leading the country in developing alternative sources of energy including: biodiesel, ethanol, hydrogen, and geothermal heat pump systems.
  • well-placed to be a major player in the solar and wind power generating industries.
  • a leader in constructing; green homes, green business facilities and retailer stores.

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