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 Marine  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 Marine 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  Marine 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 Marine sector.

Link to:

Marine Renewables Canada aligns industry, academia and government to ensure that Canada is a leader in providing ocean energy solutions to a world market.
Cape Breton Resource Assessment

Dalhousie University/Cape Breton University (August 2012)

Natural Resources Canada – CanmetENERGY Marine Energy Publications

CanmetENERGY is the Canadian leader in clean energy research and technology development. With over 450 scientists, engineers and technicians and more than 100 years of experience, we are Canada’s knowledge centre for scientific expertise on clean energy technologies.

Marine Geoscience Data

Natural Resources Canada

Canada Ocean Energy Atlas (Phase 1): Potential Tidal Current Energy Resources. Analysis Background

Triton Consultants

Inventory of Canada’s Marine Renewable Energy Resources