April 5, 2016 - Ontario is launching a second phase of the competitive Large Renewable Procurement (LRP) process.
March 30, 2016 - Eaton says its new Crouse-Hinds series direct current (DC) collection system is designed to reduce costs and installation time in large-scale solar projects. The Sunnector DC collection system includes wire harnesses and combiner boxes designed to support DC strings made with aluminum wire. According to Eaton, this reduces labour and material costs by 15% on average.
March 10, 2016 - The Independent Electricity System Operator (IESO) has released the list of 16 contracts that have been offered under the Large Renewable Procurement (LRP), a competitive process for procuring large renewable energy projects generally greater than 500 kW.
March 10, 2016 - After a 3 year-long organizing effort, roughly 330 workers at CS Wind—a wind turbine tower manufacturer—ratified their first collective bargaining agreement with Iron Workers Local 721.
March 1, 2016 - An effort led by the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL in the U.S.)—in collaboration with the universities of Washington State (WSU) and Tennessee—promises to help pave the way for solar energy to directly compete with electricity generated by conventional energy sources by breaking the CdTe barrier.
February 4, 2016 - The WiRE (Women in Renewable Energy) Women of Distinction Awards recognize and celebrate professional women working in the energy sector who go “above and beyond business-as-usual, consistently demonstrate outstanding leadership,” and have contributed significantly to the expansion and improvement of the power sector. WiRE presents three Women of Distinction Awards annually: Wind Power, Solar Power and Woman of the Year.
CSA 2019 Annual Conference & Committee Week
June 17-21, 2019
National Supporting Women in Trades Conference
June 17-18, 2019
Canadian ICT Forum
June 19, 2019