Canada Energy Policy Simulator

Modelling project


Energy Innovation (for model structure), Pembina Institute (for Canadian data)


This model has been used in the context of Alberta but can encompass entire Canada and analyze and report results for 2017-2050.


equip decision makers, civil society, media, lay audience with a tool to test the effects of energy and climate policies

Key Inputs

main inputs are policy levers (50+), which can be toggled on/off, with options to define stringency, phase-in schedule

Key Outputs

GHG emissions, CAC emissions, energy use, changes in CAPEX and OPEX, health and social benefits

Registered developers

Benjamin IsraelPembina Institute