The Cumberland Energy Authority was formed in 2012 through an Inter-Municipal Agreement between the Municipality of the County of Cumberland, the Town of Parrsboro, and the former Town of Springhill to promote regional energy development.

Art Meets Science - Tidal Energy Tour with Students

art meets scienceCumberland Energy Authority, FORCE & Minas Energy have partnered to educate students about the region's tidal power. On April 18, 90 students from Spring Street Academy travelled to Parrsboro to visit the Fundy Ocean Research Centre for Energy to learn about renewable energy. Following the tour, students were asked to apply imagination, manual dexterity, and a love for art in creating their own personal versions of what is possible at the FORCE site.

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