Feds invest $9.4M in Atlantic Canada tidal energy projects
Renewable energy source has the potential to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by replacing electricity generated from fossil fuels.
Ontario will waste more clean electricity due to COVID-19: engineers
38.5 TWh of clean electricity wasted over the last six years shows some policy changes are required.
RBC signs long-term renewable energy Power Purchase Agreement
RBC becomes first Canadian bank to sign Power Purchase Agreement
Feds invest $5.1M in net-zero energy community in London, Ont.
The objective of this project is to successfully construct Canada’s first large-scale, fully integrated, net-zero energy community using renewable energy and other innovations
FortisBC implementing a Clean Growth Innovation Fund
Focused on supporting innovation that reliably and economically reduces emissions.
Oil sands CEOs take federal election message to voters
Newspaper ads ask readers to call on “leaders of all political stripes” to lend their support to the energy industry.
Federal $10.4M clean energy investment goes to Haida Gwaii in BC
Project involves expanding an existing hydroelectricity installation and reducing use of diesel fuel.
TransCanada selling stake in five Quebec wind farms to Innergex
Quebec renewable energy firm expects the acquisition to generate $82.9 million.
Samsung joins global pledge to increase renewable energy use
First Asian electronics manufacturer to join a movement spearheaded by global tech giants.
Innergex acquires remaining interests in three BC hydro facilities
Picks up long-term electricity purchase agreements in place with BC Hydro for remaining periods of 32 to 39 years.
Ontario’s Green party platform focuses on energy conservation
Would move to a clean economy by supporting jobs in cleantech, 100% renewable energy supply by 2050.
Opportunity knocks for Canadian-made climate-friendly goods
Canada leads in cleantech academic research, but has struggled with turning that research into market-ready technologies.
Toronto grid-scale energy storage system showing strong results
The pole-mounted unit stores the equivalent energy of approximately 2,100 smartphone batteries.
GE CEO Immelt stepping down, Flannery to take over role
Immelt has led the company’s for 16 years, overseeing a transformation that included selling many of its units.
Oh, the irony! Solar panels power Kentucky Coal Museum
It’s a symbol of the state’s efforts to move away from coal as its primary energy source.