Sunday, February 17, 2019

Tag: energy

New initiative aims to diesel power from northern communities

Minister of Natural Resources Amarjeet Sohi has announced a $20-million initiative aimed at reducing diesel reliance in remote Indigenous communities. Developed in collaboration with...

Comments invited for Cascades Power Plant Project

The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency must decide whether a federal environmental assessment is required for the proposed Cascade Power Plant Project, located in Yellowhead...

Canada investing in smart grid technology for Saint John

The Government of Canada has announced a $4.1-million investment to modernize Saint John’s electric grid, which will improve electricity delivery and reducing pollution. Saint John...

OPG uses green bond issuance to fund U.S. acquisition

Ontario Power Generation (OPG) closed a second $500-million green bond issuance with net proceeds primarily used to finance the recent acquisition of Eagle Creek...

Wataynikaneyap Transmission Project adds two additional communities

Wataynikaneyap Power has announced that Mishkeegogamang and Ojibway Nation of Saugeen legally joined the First Nations-led power project, bringing the number of First Nations...

Canadian government supports its first geothermal power facility

The Government of Canada has announced support for a new geothermal power facility near Estevan in Southeastern Saskatchewan. The energy project, led by DEEP...

ReNew Canada’s 2019 Outlook

It’s difficult to project what will happen in a year ahead when so much still seems up in the air, especially on the political...

763 megawatts of wind energy coming to Alberta

Private companies are partnering with First Nations to invest around $1.2 billion in renewable energy projects in Alberta. The five successful projects are made possible...

Ontario repeals the Green Energy Act

The Government of Ontario has followed through on one of its key election promises in announcing the repeal of the Green Energy Act, 2009, "The...

Revelstoke 6 project granted EA certificate

An environmental assessment certificate has been issued to BC Hydro and Power Authority for the Revelstoke Generating Station Unit 6 project (Revelstoke 6 project),...
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