The British Columbia Centre for Innovation and Clean Energy (CICE) announced funding awards from its inaugural Open Call for Innovation, which provides grants to catalyze B.C.-based innovators.
July 6, 2022, 7:26 AM MDT
Plains Midstream Canada today announced plans to install a 5 MW/10 MWh battery energy storage system (BESS) at the natural gas liquids fractionation and storage facility joint venture that Plains operates in Sarnia, Ont.
June 29, 2022, 9:51 AM MDT
It’s going to take a multitude of different technologies to bring down greenhouse gas emissions to meet 2030 Paris climate change commitments and ultimately reach net zero emissions by 2050, representatives from across the energy spectrum told the audience at the Global Energy Show in Calgary Wednesday.
June 9, 2022, 10:04 AM MDT
An often-cited Achilles heel of renewable power production is that its variable nature requires backup energy storage for those periods of time when the sun doesn’t shine and wind doesn’t blow. Battery backup becomes prohibitively expensive for any period of time longer than four to six hours.
April 26, 2022, 12:32 PM MDT
Hydrostor Inc. announced an investment commitment of US$25 million from Canada Pension Plan Investment Board.
April 19, 2022, 7:06 AM MDT
The Russian invasion of Ukraine prioritizes energy security and affordability on the global stage, with accelerated investment in renewables largely seen as key to diversifying the energy portfolio says Nandita Parshad, managing director, Sustainable Infrastructure Group, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD).
March 21, 2022, 7:32 AM MDT
Some projects aimed at alternative uses for bitumen and cutting carbon dioxide emissions, among other cleantech objectives, are receiving an injection of financial support.
March 18, 2022, 7:58 AM MDT
For its renewable energy transition business, TC Energy Corporation is taking an all-of-the-above strategy, focusing on both an ‘asset-light’ approach and a more historical development approach depending on the opportunities that are presented by any given jurisdiction, says Corey Hessen, executive vice-president and president, power, storage and origination.
February 16, 2022, 6:30 AM MST
December 14, 2021, 10:51 AM MST
TC Energy Corporation modified its near-term dividend growth outlook in order to “judiciously fund” its suite of growth opportunities, maintain a strong financial position, and enhance its conservative, utility-like dividend payout ratios, says François Poirier, president and chief executive officer.
November 5, 2021, 1:42 PM MDT
After working with Cold Lake oilsands producers for more than a decade, Jordan Costley, engineering manager for privately held Federation Engineering, had a pretty good understanding of area reservoirs and utility infrastructure.
September 28, 2021, 6 AM MDT
Chevron U.S.A. Inc., through its Chevron New Energies division, has agreed on a framework to acquire an equity interest in ACES Delta, LLC, which is a joint venture between Mitsubishi Power Americas Inc. and Magnum Development, LLC that owns the Advanced Clean Energy Storage project.
September 9, 2021, 6:31 AM MDT
Schlumberger New Energy announced an investment and collaboration agreement to deploy EnerVenue’s nickel-hydrogen battery technology, which is a key enabler of stationary energy storage solutions.
September 8, 2021, 6:38 AM MDT
August 10, 2021, 12 AM MDT
Hydrostor has secured $10 million of growth capital from BDC Capital to advance its pipeline of long-duration Advanced Compressed Air Energy Storage (A-CAES) projects.
August 4, 2021, 8:53 AM MDT
Surging demand for lithium-ion batteries to power electric vehicles (EVs) and for energy storage applications could drive major economic growth across Canada, says a new report from the Battery Metals Association of Canada (BMAC).
July 28, 2021, 10 AM MDT
TC Energy Corporation has reached agreement with the Department of National Defence that, subject to conditions and regulatory approval, allows for the development of a transformative 1,000-megawatt clean energy storage project on federal lands.
July 28, 2021, 8:39 PM MDT
The federal and British Columbia governments, as well as Shell Canada Limited, are committing $35 million each towards a new B.C. Centre for Innovation and Clean Energy, collaborating to decarbonize the economy and scale up clean energy.
July 16, 2021, 1:34 PM MDT
Quidnet Energy and Emissions Reduction Alberta (ERA), with funding from the Alberta government, have launched a project to develop an ultra-low-cost, multi-gigawatt (GW) geologic energy storage resource in Alberta, using Quidnet’s modular pumped hydro storage technology.
June 18, 2021, 6 AM MDT
ARC Financial Corp. announced today that it is expanding and diversifying the investment mandate of its most recent fund, ARC Energy Fund 9, to include companies pursuing energy transition.
June 17, 2021, 10:27 AM MDT
The Canada Infrastructure Bank (CIB) will invest up to $170 million in the half-billiondollar Oneida Energy Storage project in southwestern Ontario.
May 19, 2021, 9:54 AM MDT
By approaching the energy transition as a massive opportunity for the oil and gas industry, the Avatar program has been able to pick up as a movement, says its founder, with young professionals thriving on encouragement and support towards tackling the biggest, most exciting energy projects and environmental solutions facing the modern world.
May 6, 2021, 12 AM MDT
A long-duration energy storage solution that just received major funding support from the federal government and announced it will be working on the development of a major energy storage project in California borrows some of its processes from the petroleum industry.
May 4, 2021, 8:47 AM MDT
The federal government announced a $500,000 investment in the development of Hydrostor Inc.’s Advanced Compressed Air Energy Storage (A-CAES) technology, a scalable and emissions-free long duration energy storage solution.
April 15, 2021, 8:17 AM MDT
Both for reliability and environmental purposes, oil and gas companies want to increasingly include renewables on their off-grid installations, which makes effective battery storage a necessary tool — an issue for which Québec-based EVLO Energy Storage Inc. has a safe solution.
February 3, 2021, 8:22 AM MST