Tag: Ontario


Ontario will soon allocate a number of small-scale solar power projects under its feed-in tariff program. The Independent Electricity System Operator (IESO) in Ontario recently announced that it will allocate 936 renewable energy projects, include 907 small-scale solar power projects Read more…


The completion of the 250kW system at the historic Dresden Raceway in Belleville, Ontario has been announced. This solar electricity platform is expected to ensure the long-term economic viability of a great racing tradition through reliable revenue even in times Read more…


Just under two years ago, Energy Refuge went to Ontario for a conference on water technology. At the time, we visited the site of the Niagara Tunnel Project, when a hard-rock tunnel boring machine had finally broken through the other Read more…


As we have written before, Ontario in Canada is working hard to become a hub of alternative energy. Since 2003, the province has added more than 1,200 MW of installed alternative energy, including 150 solar projects. In 2010 alone, the Read more…


Ottawa is the primary capital of the country of Canada. It is located in the province of Ontario and is the second largest city in the entire province and the fourth largest city in all of Canada. It is located Read more…


The Niagara Tunnel Project in Ontario, Canada has reached a significant milestone with half of the tunnel now fully lined with concrete. When it is finished, the smooth concrete lining will ensure the efficient and uninterrupted flow of Niagara River Read more…


Earlier this year Ontario’s Greater Peterborough Innovation Cluster (GPIC) signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the Regional Development Agency East Netherlands to develop opportunities and advance research in the water technology field. Energy Refuge recently caught up with Lisa Read more…


The fastest growing solar market in the world is on pause as the Ontario government invites input from stakeholders on its two-year old Feed-in-Tariff (FIT) program. Half way through the six-week FIT Program Review initiated by the new Minister of Read more…


Samsung Group is a multinational conglomerate corporation located in South Korea. By sales, Samsung Electronics is the largest technology company around the globe. The work of Samsung Group equals to approximately a fifth of the total exports in South Korea. Read more…


The drive towards alternative energy continues at full steam in Ontario, Canada. According to a report in the London Free Press, Ontario Liberals are pressing ahead with 25 wind and solar projects for the Southwestern region. The announcement was made Read more…


The Ontario Global Water Leadership Summit opened this morning in Toronto’s Metro Convention Centre to a large audience that converged to discuss the challenges of developing and implementing water technologies, related economic opportunities and its nexus with other areas such Read more…


Having arrived in Toronto on a rainy Saturday afternoon, slightly dazzled by the five hour jetlag, I woke up today to find an even rainier – and colder – day. It seems to suit the motive of the trip which Read more…


As part of an official initiative to attract clean energy companies to the province of Ontario in Canada, Samsung and SMA Solar Technology have entered a partnership to build industrial-size solar inverters at Celestica’s facilities in Toronto. Inverters are electric Read more…


Aside from the hydroelectric dams throughout the country, Canada is not known for having a large amount of renewable energy generation. However, over the last few years, the government in Canada has expressed an increasing desire to increase the overall Read more…

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