What Goes into Building an Energy Project?

Something that Yukon Energy is often asked is, “Why does it take so long to find and build new energy sources?” To answer that question, it helps to understand the process we must follow:

Since the lead times are so long, it should come as no surprise that Yukon Energy is always looking to the future and is constantly involved in building new projects to meet your needs. In the last dozen or so years, we have added more than 400 kilometres of new transmission line to the system, about 15 percent more renewable electricity, and have reduced greenhouse gas emissions by up to 68,800 tonnes a year.