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Title Description Province Created Updated
Glencore RAGLAN Mine Renewable Electricity Smart-Grid Pilot Demonstration

TUGLIQ received funding for this project under the Government of Canada's ecoEnergy Innovation program in 2014. 

This project consists of a wind hydrogen smart grid system at Glencore’s RAGLAN Nickel Mine, demonstrating in severe arctic...

Quebec 05/26/2017 - 13:27 03/16/2018 - 10:40
Clear Creek Flywheel Wind Farm Project

Temporal Power’s flywheel energy storage (FES) technology is currently being deployed by Hydro One Networks Inc. to provide renewable energy integration support in Ontario, Canada. This 10-flywheel 5MW installation will provide local power...

Ontario 05/26/2017 - 13:27 03/16/2018 - 10:40
660 kW - Toronto Hydro - HydroStor Underwater Storage

Toronto’s Hydrostor founders Curtis VanWalleghem and Cameron Lewis unveiled their underwater compressed air energy storage (CAES) system on November 18. The system is located three kilometres off Toronto Island and will be used to stabilize...

Ontario 05/26/2017 - 13:27 03/16/2018 - 10:40
North York Energy Storage - Convergent + Temporal 5 MW / IESO

This 5 MW / 0.5 MWh flywheel project will provide Ontario’s Independent Electricity System Operator with regulation services via a pay-for-performance service contract. Located within the greater Toronto metro area, this project will additionally...

Ontario 05/26/2017 - 13:27 03/16/2018 - 10:40
Sir Adam Beck Hydroelectric Generating Station

The 174 megawatt Sir Adam Beck Pump Generating Station and its 300-hectare reservoir were constructed concurrent with the Sir Adam Beck II Generating Station. Water diverted to the Sir Adam Beck generating complex is typically pumped into the...

Ontario 05/26/2017 - 13:27 06/07/2018 - 12:56
Canyon Creek Pumped Hydro Energy Storage Project

This pumped hydro storage project was proposed by Turning Point Generation. The project will create two small off-stream water reservoirs – one atop a hill and one at the bottom. These two lakes will be connected by a pipeline with pumps,...

Alberta 05/26/2017 - 13:27 07/29/2019 - 10:01
Brazeau Pumped Hydro Energy Expansion Project

In the fall of 2016, TransAlta announced that it had restarted development of a pumped hydro project at its existing Brazeau facility, TransAlta’s largest hydro plant. ​Brazeau is one of two TransAlta hydro plants, with a capacity of 355 MW and...

Alberta 05/26/2017 - 13:27 07/29/2019 - 10:14
Marmora Pumped Storage Hydro Project

Northland Power originally proposed this pumped hydro storage project in 2013, with the original aim of energy arbitrage and renewables integration. The project intends to use an abandoned open pit iron ore mine and an upper reservoir in a closed...

Ontario 05/26/2017 - 13:27 07/29/2019 - 10:17
Alberta-Saskatchewan Intertie Storage (ASISt) Project

The Alberta Saskatchewan Intertie Storage (ASISt) project will combine compressed air energy storage (CAES) technology with a new, 150 MW interconnection between Saskatchewan and Alberta. This will be the first facility in the world to combine a...

Alberta 05/26/2017 - 13:27 08/02/2019 - 10:10
Revelstoke "Hydro Battery" Project

"Hydro Battery" is not a battery at all, but rather a proposed pumped hydro storage facility at the Revelstoke hydroelectric powerplant dam, 120 km north of Revelstoke, British Columbia. 

Hydro Battery Inc., commissioned Knight Piesold ...

British Columbia 05/26/2017 - 13:27 08/14/2019 - 14:55

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