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Community Energy

Planning and Data


This primer addresses some of the issues facing small and rural communities in Ontario when gathering data for a CEP. The primer provides information on the type of data that small and rural communities should consider gathering and identifies some of the common challenges to collecting data and how to overcome them.

Other Publications

QUEST conducts and packages cutting edge applied research to empower practitioners and decision makers with the tools they need to advance Smart Energy Communities. Find out more about our projects:

Community Resilience Reports

Municipalities​ ​across​ ​Canada​ ​are​ facing extreme​ ​climate​ change impacts​, such as high winds, ice storms, floods, droughts, and forest fires. At the same time, almost​ ​90​% of​ ​Canadian energy utilities have ​been​ significantly impacted​ ​by ​a weather...