Renewing Futures embarked upon a unique nation-wide research program.

Our research did not only look at the entire industry; we also focused on specific sectors.

The labour market intelligence we gathered determined  the driving forces affecting the Hydro sector.

Through our research, we have:

  • Gained a clear understanding of the workforce the sector has now and will need in the future; and how to best foster its growth;
  • Identified training, certification and education programs, as well as the skills required;
  • Understood how various factors will affect the sector, whether advances in technology, regulatory changes, or shifting demographics;
  • Made informed recommendations specific to the Hydro sector so it can to develop an effective HR strategy.

Sector Portal

Renewing Futures has created this page to be a focal point for anyone with a stake in the Hydro sector.

First, it will be where you can find research findings and analysis specific to the sector.

And second, through this page, we want to connect you to information, discussion and people in the Hydro sector.


Key Messages from the Canadian Hydropower Association

5 Things You Need to Know About Hydropower: Canada’s Number One Electricity Source

booklet (PDF)

5 Reasons Americans Should Care About Canadian Hydropower

booklet (PDF)

Canadian Hydropower Capacity & Potential | Electricity Generation 

map, chart (PDF)