July 15, 2016 - The global revenue for energy efficiency commercial building retrofits is expected to grow from $71.4 billion in 2016 to $100.8 billion in 2025, according to a new report from Navigant Research.
July 14, 2016 - Two years ago, we brought you news of GE planning with the City of Calgary’s Department of Transportation to replace and upgrade existing streetlight fixtures with LED technology. 30,000 streetlights later, the municipality announced it is almost finished phase one of the project.
July 11, 2016 - Thomas & Betts Canada has announced the winners of the Star Teck fittings “Win a garage make-over promotion” that ran from March 1, 2016 to April 29, 2016.
July 6, 2016 - Horizon Utilities says it’s helping deliver more than electricity after donating a cargo van to Habitat for Humanity Niagara to assist with their growing need to transport materials for programs, services and events. The van, equipped with ladder racks and interior shelving, is retired from Horizon Utilities’ fleet.
June 29, 2016 - Decommissioned laptops received a second life thanks to Siemens and three charities working to ease the transition to Canadian life for Syrian refugees in Calgary, Alta. Siemens employees, charity representatives and Syrian families volunteered at a workshop to complete the refurbishment of the 230 computers that began earlier this month at Siemens’ Canadian headquarters in Oakville, Ont. The workshop was conducted by Corporations For Community Connections (CFCC), a registered Canadian charity founded by Siemens employees, and the laptops will be distributed by the Centre for Newcomers and Calgary Immigrant Women’s Association.
June 28, 2016 - Milwaukee Tool has a handful of impressive prizes up its sleeve while on the hunt for the hardest worker.
June 23, 2016 - Stelpro employees tightened their laces and hit the pavement for a good cause recently. The 13th edition of “La Grande Virée des Sentiers du Mont-Saint-Bruno” funnelled $18,000 to the CHU Sainte-Justine Foundation (University Hospital Centre for Mothers and Children), bringing the total amount of donations from Stelpro over the past 9 years to $150,000.
June 22, 2016 - Schneider Electric has donated QED switchboards to the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) Local 303 Niagara and Local 804 Kitchener-Waterloo training facilities. The company says these switchboards, valued at approximately $8000 each, will assist in the training and development of electrical workers in these regions.
June 22, 2016 - The National Electrical Trade Council (NETCO), also known as the “voice of Canada’s electrical industry on workforce development issues”, hosted a training conference in Vancouver on June 4, 2016, to consider the industry’s response to emerging technologies and related skills requirements.
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