August 23, 2016 - At the conclusion of the 2016 Energy and Mines Ministers’ Conference, Canada’s federal, provincial and territorial energy and mines ministers reached a meeting of minds, of sorts, with regard to energy efficiency, electricity interties, smart grids and more. In particular:
August 19, 2016 - The Government of Canada is seeking project proposals for its $25-million Clean Energy Innovation Program, which it says will bring energy technologies “closer to commercialization” and wide-adoption potential.
August 10, 2016 - From September 9-11, 2016, Ontario owners of renewable energy sites and energy-efficient homes will open their doors to the public for the 5th Annual Green Energy Doors Open initiative, an opportunity to get up close and personal with actual projects and hear about various development experiences.
August 9, 2016 - Back in January, we told you GE was locating its new corporate headquarters in Boston, Mass. Last week, the company released detailed plans for the global HQ campus, which is scheduled to open in two phases in 2018 and eventually host about 800 GE employees.
July 21, 2016 - It’s greener acres for Players Paradise after a major energy efficiency upgrade wrapped up at their Stoney Creek (Ontario) sports facility recently.
July 19, 2016 - A Canadian team is among the 12 finalists for Schneider Electric’s sixth edition of the Go Green in the City, an international student competition to find innovative energy solutions for smart cities. After more than 16,400 entries, these 12 teams will compete in Paris this September for the grand prize: the opportunity to work with Schneider Electric and a world tour of the company's offices.
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.
NEMRA Annual Conference 2018
January 31-3, 2018
Electrical Inspectors Assoc. of Alberta 2018 annual conference
February 2-3, 2018
NAILD Innovation Conference 2018
February 13-16, 2018