Archive for CanWEA

CanWEA Spring Forum To Delve Into Canada, U.S. Wind Action

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 29, 2017

The Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA) is highlighting the keynote addresses for its upcoming CanWEA Spring Forum, taking place on April 4-5 in Gatineau-Ottawa, Quebec. In addition to a lineup of wind energy stakeholders, the program will feature keynote addresses [Read More]

CanWEA Applauds Green Focus Of Federal Budget

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 23, 2017

The Canadian Wind Energy Association (AWEA) is voicing its support for the Canadian government’s newly released Budget 2017, which includes promoting renewable energy across the country. Budget 2017 is the next step in the government’s long-term plan to “create jobs [Read More]

CanWEA Announces Annual Award Nominees

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 06, 2017

The Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA) has announced the nominees for the 2017 CanWEA Awards, which recognize those who have made “outstanding contributions” to Canada’s wind power industry. The nominees are as follows: R.J. Templin Award Pan-Canadian Wind Integration Study [Read More]

Another Good Year For Canada Wind: CanWEA Gives The Lowdown

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 31, 2017

Canada now has nearly 12 GW of installed wind capacity, which is enough to supply 6% of the country’s electricity demand.

CanWEA Holding Wind O&M Summit In Toronto

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 25, 2017

The Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA) is inviting operations and maintenance (O&M) professionals and accredited media to gather at its O&M Summit next month in Toronto. Held Feb. 1-2 at the Chelsea Hotel Toronto, the event will include a tabletop [Read More]

CanWEA: Wind Essential To Ontario’s Long-Term Energy Plan

Posted by Betsy Lillian on December 21, 2016

In a submission to Ontario’s Long-Term Energy Plan, the Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA) has outlined what it says are important considerations for the future of the province’s electricity supply, such as affordability, protection of the environment and power system [Read More]

Canada Lays Out Vision For Harnessing Renewable Energy Resources

Posted by Betsy Lillian on December 12, 2016

Canada’s abundant renewable electricity resources offer the country a competitive advantage in global efforts to cut carbon pollution and deliver clean growth, according to a new report from the Canadian Council on Renewable Electricity. According to a release from the [Read More]

Canada Unveils Plan For Reducing Carbon, Upping Clean Energy

Posted by Betsy Lillian on November 21, 2016

As part of the government’s vision to move from 80% to 90% non-emitting energy sources by 2030, the plan will open up new opportunities for wind energy in Canada.

CanWEA Presents The Lowdown On This Year’s Calgary Show

Posted by Betsy Lillian on November 18, 2016

The Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA), along with partner Hannover Fairs, has announced that its 32nd annual conference and exhibition – held Nov. 1-3 in Calgary, Alberta – attracted 1,676 registrants and hosted 126 international exhibitors. Covering 23,200 square feet [Read More]

CanWEA Announces Speakers For Calgary Wind Show

Posted by Betsy Lillian on October 26, 2016

The Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA) and Hannover Fairs have announced the keynote speakers for CanWEA’s 32nd Annual Conference and Exhibition, held next week in Calgary, Alberta. The event, taking place Nov. 1-3 at the BMO Center, will be kicked [Read More]