Two energy economies—and renewable is ahead in Canada

Tar sands, shoil, pipelines: they’re the energy news out of Canada these days. But the real energy news, according to the Toronto Globe and Mail, is that renewables employ more Canadians than these fossil-fuel enterprises.

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The renewable mix

According to this report by the International Energy Agency, renewable energy now accounts for 22 percent of the global mix. Most of the growth, I’d guess, occurred outside the United States…