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Oxford releases Draft 100% Renewable Energy Plan for public review and comment

Jay Heaman Germany

June 22, 2016 One year after Council’s historic motion, the Draft Plan lays out a pathway to achieving 100% renewable energy in Oxford County One year after a unanimous decision by County Council to achieve 100% renewable energy by 2050, Oxford County is releasing its Draft 100% Renewable Energy Plan to the community. The …

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Bioenergy and Sustainability

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Bioenergy is a versatile renewable energy source with substantial growth potential. It can be supplied in solid, liquid or gaseous forms and produces electricity, heat and transportation fuels. It plays a significant role in climate change mitigation, energy security and in generating jobs. Bioenergy is the largest renewable energy source and will continue to dominate the energy mix. …

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Stop complaining – EKOenergy is fun!

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From the age of complaints… It isn’t that long ago that a few trailblazers began the movement toward a renewable economy; scientists and engineers developing the technology, investors risking their money on an expensive and unknown technology, a few politicians pushing through the first subsidy schemes and environmental NGOs campaigning for more… These pioneers were …

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Oxford County affirms commitment to 100% renewable energy with new leadership role

Jay Heaman Woodstock

Oxford County, Ontario, Canada, is taking another step to advance its commitments to 100% renewable energy by 2050 and becoming a zero waste community with the appointment of a new leadership role. Manager of Strategic Initiatives Jay Heaman began his new role at the municipal government on February 5, 2016. Previously, Jay served as …

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