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Title Description Province Created Updated
Veridian-Tesla Ajax Energy Storage Project

Veridian's 3-phase smart grid pilot project began with Canada’s first utility installation of Tesla Powerwalls at Veridian’s headquarters in Ajax. A more recent addition of a solar powered carport canopy equipped with Multiple Level 2 Electric...

Ontario 07/23/2017 - 19:31 05/02/2018 - 09:36
Hybrid Energy Container (HERC) Power System for CLEANS Project

To reduce the diesel consumption for the Gunnar camp, SRC developed the Hybrid Energy Container power system. SRC conducted extensive site monitoring of the camp to characterize the site’s load and then designed the customized hybrid system to...

Saskatchewan 05/26/2017 - 13:27 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
Demonstration of High-Level Wind Turbine with Storage (Cowessess First Nation)

The Cowessess First Nation (CFN) reserve is located in the beautiful Qu’Appelle Valley, 15 km north of Broadview, Saskatchewan.  There are presently 4010 CFN members, with approximately 836 living on-reserve and 3,174 living off-...

Saskatchewan 05/26/2017 - 13:27 03/16/2018 - 10:40
Bella Coola Hydrogen Assisted Renewable Power (HARP) System

The Hydrogen Assisted Renewable Power (HARP) system project is a partnership between BC Hydro, General Electric and Powertech Labs, and is supported by the Province of British Columbia and Sustainable Development Technology Canada (SDTC). It is a...

British Columbia 05/26/2017 - 13:27 09/26/2018 - 12:02
Colville Lake Solar Project

Colville Lake is a remote, small community of about 150 inhabitants with temperatures that can drop to -50°C in winter and reach 35°C in summer. Currently, the community experiences a high incidence of power outages. The community can only be...

Northwest Territories 05/26/2017 - 13:27 03/16/2018 - 10:40
BC Remote Community Integrated Energy (BCRCIE) Project

Lasqueti Island is a remote island in the Georgia Strait east of Vancouver Island with a population of about 400.  The island has no hydro grid, no natural gas piping, and no car ferry.  Regular transportation to Lasqueti is by passenger-only...

British Columbia 05/26/2017 - 13:27 03/16/2018 - 10:40

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