Renewable Generation Supply Chain Opportunities in Atlantic Canada

This report explores the following questions in relation to onshore wind, offshore wind, tidal energy, biomass energy and systems to power remote on- and off-grid communities:

  1. What are the major supply chain constraints in Atlantic Canada today?
  2. Which elements of the above supply chains are presently or can evolve as major challenges to further Atlantic Canadian business development/deployment?
  3. What solutions/best practices might governments and the private sector look to in order to address these constraints?
  4. Based on our view of capacity in Atlantic Canada, what are the best opportunities for firms in Atlantic Canada to access these supply chains in order to generate new sales?

Principal Investigator:  Concentric Energy Advisors

January 2012