April 13, 2017 -
Canada’s efforts to better understand the potential for in-stream tidal technology to contribute to clean energy goals continue to move forward.
The Fundy Ocean Research Center for Energy (FORCE) has entered a phase of environmental effects monitoring with a demonstration turbine on site; FORCE’s...
Categories: Atlantic Canada, News
January 19, 2017 -
SgurrEnergy, a Scottish company with offices in Vancouver, Toronto, and Montreal, has acted as technical advisor for the investment in Hywind floating offshore wind farm. Located off the coast of Peterhead in Aberdeenshire, Scotland, it is the world’s first multi-turbine floating offshore wind farm.
Categories: International, News
November 7, 2014 -
New research by Health Canada concludes that there is no evidence of a causal relationship between exposure to wind turbine noise and self-reported medical illnesses and health conditions.
Specifically, the Health Canada study finds:
No evidence to support a link between exposure to wind turbine...
Categories: National, Ontario
November 14, 2008 -
This week, the first Siemens wind farm in Canada has been connected to the power grid. At the official opening ceremonies on November 13, 44 of Siemens' wind turbines were up and running in the Port Alma Wind Power project located in the Municipality of Chatham-Kent, Ontario. The wind farm with a total...
Categories: News, Ontario
April 2, 2008 -
Voith Siemens Hydro Power Generation announced today that the engineering and model testing of the turbine and generator units for the Eastmain 1-A powerhouse at James Bay in northern Québec is well underway. Voith Siemens Hydro Power Generation received the contract to equip Eastmain 1-A from the Société...