By Alastair Sharp
The future of energy is renewable, and the economic opportunity contained therein is a natural fit with Indigenous notions of stewardship.
The Six Nations of the Grand River have grasped this concept with both hands.
Or, at least, the economic development corporation (devcorp) of Canada’s largest First Nations population has, investing billions of dollars into solar, wind and other emissions-free energy projects. The proceeds of said projects are now being used to upgrade community facilities and boost other economic drivers, such as tourism. Read More