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IS-2007-55: Energy Use in Canada

This paper by the Government of Canada addresses methods for government agencies to meet the need for energy in Canada through 2020 as population grows 11 per cent and GDP by 43 per cent. Methods and tools to improve energy efficiency and conservation are discussed. It was noted that large-appliance energy consumption has dropped, but consumers bought more small appliances where conservation is not regulated. On-site energy generation is discussed. . Energy efficiency methods are included for buildings, industry, and transportation.

















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