Scoping Study on Socio-Economic Impacts of Tidal Energy Development in Nova Scotia: A Research Synthesis & Priorities for Future Action

This scoping study highlights many socio-economic issues related to in-stream tidal energy development and discusses best practices, case studies and tools developed to facilitate positive socio-economic benefits and community development. The report provides an overview of research, and best practices developed in Canada and abroad in relation to in-stream tidal energy developments and other renewable energy technologies.

Principal Investigators:  Alan Howell and Carrie Drake, Acadia University

This resource is also available on the OERA research portal at: https://oera.ca/research/scoping-study-socio-economic-impacts-tidal-energy-development-nova-scotia-research