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Pursuing renewable projects in Alberta in 2021: 5 things you need to know

Author(s): Paula Olexiuk, Dana Saric, Jessica Kennedy, Jesse Baker

Dec 8, 2020

Alberta is the fastest growing jurisdiction in Canada from the perspective of renewable power development. This is a result of, among other things, the strength of Alberta’s wind and solar resources, its unique deregulated wholesale electrical generation market, government incentives provided under the market-based Technology Innovation and Emissions Reduction (TIER) regime and the abundance of electricity offtakers.

Renewable developers, offtakers and other market participants should be aware of the following five key developments in 2020...