Activity Tagged as: Electrochemical

Title Description Province Created Updated
Pincher Creek Wind Farm (TransAlta)

Today wind power meets less than 5 per cent of Alberta’s power needs. One barrier to adding significant new wind and solar sources to our electricity grid is storage. Wind and solar power is intermittent — turbines and solar panels only produce...

Alberta 01/25/2018 - 13:30 07/29/2019 - 09:49
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
eCAMION-Toronto Hydro Pole Mounted Lithium-Ion Battery ES System

Toronto Hydro, Ryerson University's Centre for Urban Energy and eCAMION have collaborated to demonstrate a pole-mounted energy storage system used to facilitate electric vehicle integration and improve grid stability/reliability.

In this...

Ontario 07/23/2017 - 19:10 03/16/2018 - 10:40
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
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
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
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
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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