Energy

Energy Ambassadors: Rethinking Consultation for Energy Infrastructure Projects

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]By Richard Carlson, Director, Energy Exchange The energy system is changing, and new energy infrastructure is needed across Canada. Communities will be faced with new kinds of infrastructure developments in their backyard that residents have not encountered before, and that they don’t understand. To reduce tensions, effective community engagement, before a project is in the …

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Energy and Canada’s GDP

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]By Ralph Torrie, President, Torrie Smith Associates Contributor, Primer on Energy Systems in Canada, Second Edition[/vc_column_text][mk_icon_box icon=”mk-moon-quotes-left” title=”Primer on Energy Systems in Canada” font_weight=”bold” read_more_txt=”Learn more and get your copy today!” read_more_url=”http://www.energy-exchange.net/energyprimer/” style=”boxed” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_circle_color=”#484848″ title_color=”#000000″ txt_color=”#000000″ txt_link_color=”#dd9933″]This blog is part of a series based on Energy Exchange’s new Primer on Energy Systems in Canada.[/mk_icon_box][vc_column_text]Canada …

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Engaging communities in the energy decision-making process

By Steven Pacifico, Director, Energy Exchange On October 5th and 6th I had the pleasure of participating as guest and panelist at the Positive Energy Initiative’s Engage Conference focused on the role of communities in energy decision-making processes.  This topic is something that is very important to Energy Exchange because one of our mandates is …

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What is Time-of-Use Pricing and Why Is it Important?

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]By Home Improvement Leads in collaboration with Energy Exchange A large portion of the population is away from home during typical work and school hours—and that’s why less energy is consumed in most homes throughout much of the day. During the mornings and evenings, however, the demand for energy grows. This is when the majority of us …

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Real Reconciliation: Advancing Indigenous – Business Clean Energy Relationships

By Steven Pacifico & Chris Henderson THE Truth and Reconciliation Commission made a loud and clear call for a new era of people-centered and respect-based relationships between Indigenous Communities and Canada.  The Commission and its recommendations, was a watershed moment for our country. Can Canadian society “walk the talk” and embrace Real Reconciliation; especially in resource …

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CALL OUT: Reviewers for 2nd Ed. of Primer on Energy Systems in Canada

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][mk_image src=”http://www.energy-exchange.net/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/Energy-Primer-CALL-OUT-website.jpg” image_width=”2600″ image_height=”5000″ crop=”false” lightbox=”false” frame_style=”simple” target=”_self” caption_location=”inside-image” align=”center” margin_bottom=”10″][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][mk_custom_box border_color=”#09b9d1″ border_width=”1″ bg_color=”#f6f6f6″ bg_position=”left top” bg_repeat=”repeat” bg_stretch=”false” padding_vertical=”30″ padding_horizental=”20″ margin_bottom=”10″ min_height=”100″][vc_column_text disable_pattern=”true” align=”left” margin_bottom=”0″]Passionate about energy literacy?  Have expertise on emerging energy technology or the financial dimensions of the Canadian energy sector? Energy Exchange is seeking energy experts to review the second edition …

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