Quebec renewable energy firm expects the acquisition to generate $82.9 million.
First Asian electronics manufacturer to join a movement spearheaded by global tech giants.
Picks up long-term electricity purchase agreements in place with BC Hydro for remaining periods of 32 to 39 years.
Would move to a clean economy by supporting jobs in cleantech, 100% renewable energy supply by 2050.
Canada leads in cleantech academic research, but has struggled with turning that research into market-ready technologies.
The pole-mounted unit stores the equivalent energy of approximately 2,100 smartphone batteries.
Immelt has led the company’s for 16 years, overseeing a transformation that included selling many of its units.
It’s a symbol of the state’s efforts to move away from coal as its primary energy source.
Plans to buy renewable electricity for federal facilities such as military bases.
Project has a 20-year feed-in tariff contract with Ontario’s Independent Electricity System Operator.
It will provide electricity to more than 12,700 BC households annually.
The electric car-maker has acquired the solar panel installer for $2.6 billion, pending regulatory approvals.
Tesla chief Musk has a 22% stake in the solar panel installation company.
Sustainable Canada Dialogues estimates approved pipeline projects would cost $120 billion to build.
Oil giant forecasts emerging renewables such as solar and wind power to grow, but remain a small part of the world’s energy mix.