April 30, 2018 — Bruce Power has signed $914 million in advanced manufacturing contracts for its Major Component Replacement, which gets underway in 2020 and will allow the site to provide low-cost, carbon-free electricity to Ontario through 2064, the company says.
April 27, 2018 — Intertek has issued a warning that the permanently-connected, utility interactive, three-phase inverter/combiner box, model 869R020 .100 AE_3TL-20_6, may pose a fire hazard. Certification of these products was terminated in 2015.
April 25, 2018 — With programmable auxiliary DC output, the Optotronic programmable compact LED drivers from Osram can now power fixture-integrated sensors, including occupancy sensors and photocells.
April 24, 2018 — Burndy recently announced the newest addition to the Burndy Patriot In-Line battery actuated tooling line — the PATMDCUT98 Series of Pole Cutter Tools.
April 24, 2018 — Noark Electric says its UL 489 B1NQ miniature circuit breaker is now a direct replacement for the common MCB when paired with the optional surface mount.
April 19, 2018 — The Ontario College of Trades recently announced officers will be performing compliance and enforcement inspections in the construction sector to coincide with the start of increased building and renovation activity during the spring and summer.
April 12, 2018 — Maxime Peillet has joined Standard Products’ sales team in Eastern Canada as a lighting specialist, covering the Greater Montreal Area.
April 9, 2018 — Competition is now open for the second and third rounds of the Renewable Electricity Program.
April 6, 2018 — Schneider Electric has named Shonodeep Modak Chief Marketing Officer for North America. He will be responsible for the development and implementation of the brand and marketing strategy in Canada, the U.S. and Mexico.
April 6, 2018 — Hydro Quebec and the Government of Quebec recently announced the opening of the centre of excellence in transportation electrification and energy storage, with the “mission of maintaining and enhancing Quebec’s global leadership in the field of battery materials.”
April 6, 2018 — With Litetronics’ new LED Strip RetroFit family of adjustable 4-ft. LED strips, linear fluorescent fixtures between 2.75-in. and 5-in. wide can be upgraded to “energy-saving LED technology in minutes,” the company says.
April 6, 2018 — Eaton says its new Lumière Lanterra Architectural LED series, a line voltage family of landscape luminaires offering solutions for accent and flood, pathway, wall-mount and sign lighting applications, is suited for landscaping, hospitality, architectural landmarks and residential spaces.
April 5, 2018 — Stelpro has appointed Luc Faessler sales manager, HVAC (Canada), effective immediately.
March 29, 2018 — Southwire recently announced it will reinvest approximately $9 million into the workforce as a result of a recent tax reform.
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