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Title Description Province Created Updated
Metrolinx Eglinton Crosstown Maintenance and Storage Facility

Metrolinx President and CEO, Bruce McCuaig, and Anthony Haines, Toronto Hydro President and CEO, joined the minister and MPP to announce that the Government of Ontario is partnering with Toronto Hydro to build a battery-energy storage system for...

Ontario 07/11/2017 - 15:42 03/16/2018 - 10:40
Energy Storage and Demand Response for Improved Reliability in an Outage-prone Community (BC Hydro - Field, BC)

BC Hydro provides electricity to about 95% of the province of British Columbia.  The utility operates 31 hydroelectric facilities and 3 thermal generating plants.  BC Hydro’s Golden substation (GDN) supplies power to the town of...

British Columbia 05/26/2017 - 13:27 09/26/2018 - 11:07
Advanced Biomass Gasification for Heat and Power Demonstration Project, with Storage (UBC)

 In February 2010, UBC and its partners Vancouver-based Nexterra Systems and GE Water & Power launched the “Advanced Biomass Gasification for Heat and Power Demonstration Project”.  The Project was awarded $10.8M from the Clean Energy Fund ...

British Columbia 05/26/2017 - 13:27 03/16/2018 - 10:40
BC Institute of Technology’s (BCIT) Energy OASIS Demonstration Project

BCIT's Energy OASIS (Open Access to Sustainable Intermittent Sources) project demonstrates solutions that could be employed to help reduce the impact of fast-charging on the electric grid.  BCIT proposed the project in 2011 and was awarded $2.4M...

British Columbia 05/26/2017 - 13:27 08/14/2019 - 15:10
Panasonic Eco Solutions Canada- Vaughan

Panasonic Eco Solutions Canada Inc. announced that it has completed the installation and commissioning of its first pilot residential solar photovoltaic and energy storage system in North America. The pilot installation is at a single home...

Ontario 05/26/2017 - 13:27 03/16/2018 - 10:40
Nova Scotia Distributed Energy Management System / 'Intelligent Feeder Project'

The Nova Scotia Distributed Energy Management System (DERMS) project is a feeder based microgrid project featuring substation battery energy storage system, wind resources and residential energy storage systems and delivers improved reliability...

Nova Scotia 05/26/2017 - 13:27 06/18/2018 - 12:52
Wind Energy R&D Park and Storage System for Innovation in Grid Integration

The Wind Energy Institute of Canada (Institute) in PEI recognized the need to further explore energy storage technologies, and provide installation and operational information to system operators, utilities and other stakeholders.  The project “...

Prince Edward Island 05/26/2017 - 13:27 09/17/2018 - 15:32
Samsung-Summerside “smart storage” Solar PV System

The City of Summerside partnered with Samsung Renewable Energy early in 2017 to construct a solar power / battery storage system over a commercial building (Credit Union Place) parking lot.   The project cost an estimated $3M, with some support...

Prince Edward Island 05/26/2017 - 13:27 03/16/2018 - 10:40

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