Wind

Offshore wind power: one way to tackle the energy transition

The French Energy Transition for Green Growth Act, enacted on 17 August 2015, aims to increase the share of renewable energy in electricity generation to 40% by 2030, compared to 19% in 2016, and one way of meeting this ambitious target is to develop offshore wind power and floating wind turbines ...

Finance Officer, Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA)

The primary focus of the Finance Officer is to oversee the day-to-day operations of all finance activities for the Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA) while working in accordance with CanWEA financial policies. Among other responsibilities, this role will manage accounts payables and receivab ...

Overview of the 2017 Long-Term Energy Plan

By George Vegh, Zachary Masoud and Brianne Paulin On October 26, 2017, the Ministry of Energy released Ontario’s revised 2017 Long-Term Energy Plan (“LTEP”), Delivering Fairness and Choice. The previous LTEP was published in 2013 (“2013 LTEP”). This blog provides a summary of the resourc ...

Construction Manager II

Summary: Oversees construction of the enitre project and coordinate all construction activity on site, electrical, mechanical, civil and may include overhead line installation work. Manages discipline managers of each activity to ensure safe completion of project. Specific duties: Safety Accountab ...

Energy Resource Manager, Canada

Summary: Manage the Canadian energy resource group. Ensure, in collaboration with the Energy Resource Director, that the Canadian wind and solar portfolio is well maintained and properly valued. Maintain the best internal practices for energy and wind resource prediction. Specific Duties: Leaders ...

Tower Coordinator – Canada

Summary:   Tower Coordinator is primarily in charge of procurement, data acquisition system construction and testing, contractor management, field installation and maintenance of meteorological towers and instrumentation on wind and solar measurement campaigns Specific duties: Promote, enforce, ...

Development Manager II

Summary: Development Manager II (Canada) for Renewable Energy Systems is responsible for day-to-day aspects of project development, from site prospecting through commencement of construction. The focus of this position will be to help screen, identify, secure and develop profitable site opportunit ...

Last Thursday, PEI produced more energy from wind generators than the province used

This past Thursday marked a high point in alternative energy production on Prince Edward Island: the province produced more energy through its wind power generators than it needed. And it’s news like that which will help build momentum in helping environmentalists reach their goal of making PEI t ...

ERT Revokes Renewable Energy Approval on the Basis of Harm to Human Health

By Joanna Rosengarten and Brianne Paulin As we reported in a blog post in October 2016, the Renewable Energy Approval (“REA”) for the Fairview Wind Farm (“Fairview”) in Clearview Township was revoked by the Environmental Review Tribunal (“ERT”) on the basis that the project would cause ...

ERT revokes renewable energy due to airport impacts

By Joanna Rosengarten and Brianne Paulin As we reported in a blog post in October 2016, the Renewable Energy Approval (“REA”) for the Fairview Wind Farm (“Fairview”) in Clearview Township was revoked by the Environmental Review Tribunal (“ERT”) on the basis that the project would cause ...