Learn Future of Electricity

Canada's electricity industry is more environmentally, economically, and socially sustainable than ever. See how we are investing in power for the future.


Canada has the 2nd least expensive electricity rates in the world for both residential and industrial customers.

Electricity Rates

Canadians have some of the lowest electricity rates in the world. Why? Discover the factors that determine the price Canadians pay for electricity.

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SaskPower’s Boundary Dam CCS is capable of capturing 1.3 million tonnes of CO2, the equivalent of taking more than 300,000 cars off our roads.”

Carbon Capture Storage

The world’s first commercial Carbon Capture and Storage facility is in Saskatchewan. Learn how Canada is removing up to 90% of CO2 emitted from burning fossil fuels for electricity.

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$21.5 billion

The global market for energy storage technologies is projected to reach $21.5 billion by 2024, up from 2015’s $606 million.

Energy Storage

Energy storage technologies are key to modernizing our electricity system. See how scientists and engineers are changing how we will meet our current and future energy needs.

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To fully capture and integrate new renewable energy sources, it is necessary to invest into the modernization of the Canadian power grid infrastructure. A significant increase in customer-side participation in the energy supplied and demand-side management is contributing to a paradigm shift in the power industry towards a more decentralized energy supply and bidirectional power flows. This is driving the modernization of the grid project known as ‘Smart Grid’.”

CanmetEnergy – Natural Resources Canada

Smart Technology

Smart technology is the wave of the future, ranging from devices in our homes to our buildings and cities. Discover how electricity powers them all.

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