November 4, 2013 - While at Electric Mobility Canada’s (EMC) EV2013 in Gatineau, Que., we caught up with Schneider Electric’s electric vehicle champion, Lorne Hedges, who discussed the company’s networked charging station offering, and explained the simplicity of installation for…
November 4, 2013 - Helping members cross the “Valley of Death”... that’s just part of Electric Mobility Canada’s mission, explained EMC’s president & CEO, Chris Hill, to EBMag at EV2013 in Gatineau, Que., last month. But what is the Valley…
November 4, 2013 - While at Electric Mobility Canada’s (EMC) EV2013 in Gatineau, we caught up with Leviton’s Pierre Desilets, who described the various residential and commercial chargers offered for electric vehicles, including an important tip for charger selection: know…
December 10, 2013 - Iobridge Inc.—which “helps companies simply and cost-effectively connect products to the web”—announced a new licensing agreement with Schneider Electric.
December 11, 2013 - EBMag was at the Canadian Solar Industries Association’s annual Solar Canada Conference and, while smaller than in years past, it was nonetheless a breath of fresh air.
December 10, 2013 - Universal Lighting Technologies says it has appointed Martin Pint as vice president of distribution sales, which “builds on the company’s strategic commitment to growing the distribution channel for all Universal Lighting products sold”.
Aurora, Ont., March 2009 — Electrical Business is pleased to introduce Distribution & Supply magazine, the long-awaited independent voice of Canada’s electrical channel.
Training is not optionalBy Oliver PostTraining is certainly on the minds of everyone in business these days. Every industry is changing just a bit faster than it used to, and the proliferation of products and technologies that are the result mean that everyone must pay special attention to the products…
Aurora, Ont., October 2008 — Electrical Business is pleased to announce it now offers a fully functional and interactive Digital Edition of current issues. When readers visit EBMag.com, they can click on the Digital Edition link (top of Left Navigation Menu) to start enjoying the benefits of live links, quick…
Aurora, Ont., September 2008 — Electrical Business magazine, Canada’s national electrical industry publication, is pleased to introduce its newest team member.Scott Tyler Hamilton has chosen to intern with Electrical Business as a writer before returning to McGill University in September 2009, where he intends to enroll in a Masters of…
December 11, 2013 - The newest addition to Peterbilt’s vehicle lineup—the vocational Model 567—is now in full production, and can be configured to meet a variety of heavy- and severe-duty applications.
December 10, 2013 - Molex has introduced its Woodhead wide-area portable LED light for Class 1, Division 2 locations including petrochemical and refinery environments.
December 9, 2013 - Eaton’s Cooper Lighting division has introduced Metalux SkyRidge luminaires, boasting WaveStream LED technology which claim to “enables large-scale adoption of LEDs as an alternative to the typical fluorescent troffer-type choices found in commercial spaces”, it describes.
September 17, 2013 - The atomic bomb and meltdowns like Fukushima have made nuclear power synonymous with global disaster, but what if we’ve got nuclear power wrong? That’s the question posed by Pandora’s Promise, a new film by director Robert Stone, presented by Impact Partners and CNN Films.
September 17, 2013 - Canada is failing to access world markets for its energy products, says the Canadian Chamber of Commerce, and the situation is costing us $50 million a day!
September 13, 2013 - GE has imagined the technological enhancements that will change the way we live and how our homes will look a dozen years from now, after studying advances in food science, demographic shifts, ecological issues, healthcare services, water scarcity and home delivery.
On May 7-8, 2014, the Canadian Solar Industries Association (CanSIA) will host its Solar Ontario conference in Ottawa, Ont.
On December 8-9, 2014, the Canadian Solar Industries Association (CanSIA) will host its annual Solar Canada conference in Toronto, Ont.
The Canadian Wind Energy Association has partnered with Deutsche Messe—through its North American subsidiary, Hannover Fairs USA (HFUSA)—to “enhance and expand” its annual conference and exhibition, starting with CanWEA 2014 in Montreal.Next year marks the 30th anniversary of the CanWEA event, which is being held October 27-29, 2014, at the Palais des Congres de Montreal. The event is expected to attract almost 2000 delegates and more than 150 exhibiting companies from around the globe to discuss opportunities in Canada’s wind energy industry.
Join the Canadian Wind Energy Association in Calgary, Alta., April 14-15, 2014, to explore business prospects and learn more about the political, economic, social and environmental opportunities and challenges facing the wind energy industry in Western Canada.Forum sessions promise to provide perspectives from a range of stakeholders on the actions required in each province to ensure the growth of the wind energy industry in Western Canada.
December 6, 2013 - Ontario’s Electrical Safety Authority is notifying the public that TSC Stores has announced a voluntary recall of certain portable fans and air circulator units sold at TSC Stores between March and May 2013.
December 4, 2013 - Hubbell Lighting has added the Dual-Lite Eve series LED exit sign to its selection of emergency lighting products, boasting efficiency, long life, fast installation, reliability, and low maintenance.
November 28, 2013 - Iriss, a player in the industrial infrared (IR) window market for energized electrical inspections and safety, has released the second edition of 10 Things You Need to Know About Infrared Windows.
December 11, 2013 - The International Telecommunication Union (ITU of the United Nations) membership has reached first-stage approval of ‘G.fast’: a new broadband standard promising access speeds of up to 1 Gbit/s over existing telephone wires.
November 26, 2013 - CSA Group says it has signed an agreement with the Standards Council of Canada (SCC) allowing online distribution of International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) standards.
November 19, 2013 - The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) has published the 2014 edition of its Electrical Standards & Products Guide (ESPG), a listing of NEMA electrical standards as well as an extensive directory of manufacturers and their products.
November 18, 2013 - The National Electrical Manufacturers Association’s NEMA SG 11-2013 “Guide for Handling and Maintenance of Alternating Current Outdoor High-Voltage Circuit Breakers” provides information on receiving, storing, handling, installing, inspecting and maintaining AC outdoor high-voltage circuit breakers.
December 11, 2013 - An anaerobic digestion facility at Growing Power Hairy Hill LP in the metropolitan Edmonton region is utilizing Himark BioGas International’s IMUS technology to digest 200 tons/day of municipal solid waste and organics and produce energy.
December 11, 2013 - The Canadian Solar Industries Association (CanSIA) celebrated its leaders and innovators at second annual Game Changer Awards Gala, held during the annual Solar Canada conference. Congratulations to the following:
December 11, 2013 - Ontario is introducing legislation to eliminate domestic content requirements for the construction of future renewable energy projects; an inevitable move, considering Japan and the European Union were not happy with those requirements several years ago, and took their complaints to the World Trade Organization.
December 12, 2013 - DSG-Canusa is a global manufacturer of heat shrink products including thin, medium and heavy walled tubing, sleeves and moulded products, as well as heat shrink accessories and equipment. ShawCor Ltd. is a global energy services company, currently seeking a: Global Marketing Manager
December 6, 2013 - Torbram Electric Supply, a Canadian company that is part of a privately owned electrical wholesale network, is now seeking a Branch Manager
December 4, 2013 - Torbram Electric Supply is a Canadian company that is part of a privately owned electrical wholesale network established in 1951. It is currently seeking a: Branch Manager for a full-time position located in Brantford, Ont.
November 28, 2013 - The Streets, Traffic and Electrical Operations branch of the City of Vancouver’s Engineering Department is led by a Manager with 5 direct reports and 400 employees, as well as $30M in operating and $20M in capital budgets. With an upcoming retirement, the Branch is looking for…
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