CBC News: Maritimes may need to boost power supply

» CBC News: Maritimes may need to boost power supply: “HALIFAX – Unseasonably cold weather has power companies on the East Coast talking about the need to generate more electricity down the road. ”



People are being encouraged to take simple steps to conserve energy, such as turning down the thermostat, improving a business or home’s insulation, and wearing a sweater indoors.

But if the demand for electricity continues to rise, especially during cold snaps, new power plants will probably have to be built, analysts say.

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