Philips CEO Rudy Provoost leaving for Rexel
Royal Philips Electronics has announced that Rudy Provoost will leave as chief executive officer of the Lighting sector and member of the Board of Management this September. READ...
MCEE reports 2011 show attendance up 18%
The aisles were packed for the 2011 edition of MCEE, the self-proclaimed largest show in Eastern Canada for plumbing, HVACR, hydronics, electrical and lighting. According to MCEE, 6483 industry members attended the event this year–up 18% from 2009. READ more stats here.
HARDI and NEMA to collaborate on promotion of Energy Aware thermostats
NEMA and the Heating, Air-Conditioning & Refrigeration Distributors International (HARDI) have teamed up to promote programmable thermostats that have earned the Energy Aware certification. What, according to the organizations, will this accomplish?
Topsail Elementary announces $170,500 worth of electrical upgrades
A local electrical contracting company has been awarded a tender to undertake electrical upgrades at Topsail Elementary in Conception Bay South, as part of the Newfoundland and Labrador government's series of investments in upgrading K-12 school infrastructure. CLICK HERE to see who received the tender.
Silfab and Agris Solar Co-op to supply 9.3MW solar panels to Ontario farmers
Less than two weeks after the grand opening of its new Ontario PV module manufacturing facility, Silfab Canada has signed a contract with farmer owned co-op Agris Solar to supply 9.3MW/30,000 Ontario-made solar panels to more than 1000 local farmers. Read the production details here.
Newfoundland's Cabot Academy completes electrical upgrades
The Newfoundland and Labrador government has announced the completion of $481,000 worth of electrical and other upgrades to Cabot Academy in Western Bay–the first in a series of renovations to local schools. READ...
Pristine LED opens North American HQ
Last month, Canada celebrated the grand opening of the new head office and manufacturing facility for Pristine LED Inc., a manufacturer and installer of high-efficiency lighting for the commercial, industrial and residential markets. READ...
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