Welcome to the Subject Guide for Sustainable Energy - Public Policy.

Scroll down to find public policy collections, think tanks, industry associations, information on Canadian municipalities, reference materials and news sources.

The library has a large collection of Subject Guides includiing:


Reference Materials: 

Think Tanks, Institutes, Associations

  • Canadian Public Policy Collection - A collection of publications from Canadian public policy institutes, government agencies, advocacy groups, think-tanks, university research centres and other public interest groups.
  • PolicyFile - Indexes research on U.S. public policy with content from public policy think tanks, university research programs, research organizations, etc.
  • Conference Board of Canada eLibrary - Browse by topic, select Energy, Environment and Transportation Policy
  • Hillwatch provides a listing of major think tanks.

Industry Associations

       Associations offer valuable information - look for an industry association either by consulting a resource such as Associations Unlimited or by  doing a Google search such as solar energy association or sustainable energy association.            

Canadian Municipalities

 News Sources



Journal Articles

Key Databases for Journal Articles: 

Government Information

Canada - Federal: 

For government publications see the subject guide Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy.


Writing & Citing