TransCanada says its new name, TC Energy, reflects its diverse business interests in pipelines, power generation and energy storage operations.
The pole-mounted unit stores the equivalent energy of approximately 2,100 smartphone batteries.
Anaerobic digestion process will create biogas, which can be burned for heat and energy; leftovers are used for fertilizer.
Program will start next year with commercial and industrial smart meters.
Province will pay three power producers $97 million a year until 2030 to compensate them for moving to cleaner energy.
Transmission facility in eastern Carolina will power up to 10,000 homes.
Contract will be completed over eight years and is expected to employ up to 1,500 people.
Power and water division officials say the purchase will take advantage of complementary strengths in technology and global capability.
Crown corporation attributes the increased cost of construction to market pressures and changes.
$1.4 billion Northern Pass Transmission Project would pump 1,000 megawatts into the New England grid.
Drilling boom that started in 2008 has boosted US natural gas production by 30%.
Ont. Chamber of Commerce says rising costs could force one in 20 companies out of business.
Technology would also reduce carbon emissions by 87 million tonnes over 20-year period, study suggests.
Imports also plummet 38% in first quarter of 2015.
Successive Ontario governments mishandled the energy file and Wynne’s administration appears to be continuing the bungling.