Alberta Election 2019: The UCP has Concluded that Alberta’s Renewable Electricity Program (REP) is a Costly Subsidy

What is REP? REP is the series of competitive procurements run by the Alberta Electric System Operator (“AESO”) in 2017 and 2018. Through REP the AESO, as instructed by the Province, encouraged the development of new renewable electricity generation in Alberta by entering into long term contracts to acquire the renewable attributes from the successful… Read More

RESAs Handed Out in Alberta: Ten Takeaways from the REP Round 1 Results

Round 1 of Alberta’s Renewable Electricity Program (REP) concluded this week with the award of the following Renewable Electricity Support Agreements (RESAs): Proponent Project Size (MW) Location Capital Power Corporation Whitla Wind 201.6 Medicine Hat EDP Renewables Canada Ltd. Sharp Hills Wind Farm 248.4 Oyen Enel Green Power Canada, Inc. Part 2 of Castle Rock… Read More