13+ Things You Didn’t Know About Energy

Posted on February 26th, 2018 by

Massive oilfields, huge offshore rigs, high-tech refineries, colossal dams, sprawling wind farms — how much do you really know about BIG power in Canada?

While we have come a long way in terms of producing and distributing energy (from smashing rocks together to light sparks), few Canadians know much about where our energy comes from and how it gets to us. Moreover, few probably know about the extent of the world’s increasing energy demand; from 2008 to 2035, the world’s demand for energy is estimated to increase by 47 per cent.

National Geographic has created a list of 13+ intriguing facts about energy in Canada: