Natural Resources Canada invests $1.6 million in CanREA Electricity Transition Hub to help utilities and system operators transition to a net-zero economy by 2050
CanREA’s Electricity Transition Hub will help Canadian electricity utilities and system operators transition to a net-zero economy by 2050.
The Canadian Renewable Energy Association’s next President and CEO—Vittoria Bellissimo will assume the position on October 31, 2022
Succeeding Robert Hornung, who is retiring.
Ontario’s electricity operator to procure at least 1,500 MW of new energy storage—the largest battery procurement in Canada’s history
Procuring up to 2,500 MW of new energy storage and other non-emitting resources to meet the province’s rapidly growing energy system needs. ...
Suncor is officially out of renewables by selling $730 million of wind and solar assets to Canadian Utilities, leaving it with only one decommissioned facility in Saskatchewan
The assets changing hands are in Ontario and Alberta, with 252 megawatts of operating capacity, plus more than 1,500 from projects in development.
Largest quarter-over-quarter growth of new utility-scale solar capacity contracts in Q2, up 201% from Q1—says Wood Mackenzie
Quarterly utility-scale PV installations increase, Texas leads with more than half of US activity
CIBC establishes a 2030 target for emissions reduction from its power generation portfolio—to reduce Scope 1 emissions intensity by 32%
Targets include the emissions associated with its corporate lending and facilitated financing
Quebec-based company signs multi-year agreement to supply semiconductor materials, for thin-film module manufacturing, with First Solar
5N Plus's semiconductor materials are imbedded in First Solar's Series 6 and 7 PV modules
Global passenger electric vehicle sales grew 63% year-on-year, accounting for 13% passenger vehicle sales in 1H 2022—says BloombergNEF
The U.S. has one of the largest networks of public EV charging connectors, exceeding 122,000.