Utilities News releases from a general, all-encompassing perspective on the utilities sector are collected here. Topics cover a variety of information on utility companies, as well as power and energy sources such as electric, wind, solar, gas, water, and oil. Information on technological developments, usage, environmental issues, and innovation are offered in this section, along with corporate earnings reports and trends. Releases in this section are both in English and other languages, as-written.

Latest

09:10 ET Residents of the Town of Hantsport to benefit from upgraded water and sewer systems

HANTSPORT, NS, July 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Investing in local water and wastewater infrastructure is essential to ensuring Canadian families have access to ...


08:30 ET Pinnacle Renewable Energy Announces Fiscal 2019 Second Quarter Conference Call / Webcast

/NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION IN THE UNITED STATES/ VANCOUVER, July 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Pinnacle Renewable Energy ("Pinnacle" or the "Company") (TSX: PL) will...


07:52 ET Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp. Announces Dates for Second Quarter 2019 Financial Results and Conference Call

OAKVILLE, ON, July 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp. ("APUC") (TSX/NYSE: AQN) today announced plans to release its second quarter...


06:02 ET Are Quebecers too distracted to keep safe close to water?

Over half of Quebecers will vacation close to a body of water this summer, according to an Allstate Canada poll conducted in recognition of National...


Jul 17, 2019, 17:33 ET Indigenous Services Minister tours infrastructure investments in Paul First Nation

PAUL FIRST NATION, TREATY 6, AB, July 17, 2019 /CNW/ - Canada is committed to working with First Nations communities to invest in building and...


Jul 17, 2019, 16:23 ET Small-and medium-sized businesses in Ontario, New Brunswick, Manitoba, and Saskatchewan can now apply for funding for energy-saving projects

OTTAWA, July 17, 2019 /CNW/ - Canadians are fighting climate change because they know a healthy environment and a strong economy go hand in hand....


Jul 17, 2019, 16:05 ET Kinder Morgan Canada Limited Declares Dividend and Announces Results for Second Quarter of 2019

CALGARY, July 17, 2019 /CNW/ - The Kinder Morgan Canada Limited (TSX: KML) board of directors has declared a dividend for the second quarter of 2019...


Jul 17, 2019, 14:43 ET Attention Alectra customers: voltage reduction tests for July 18

HAMILTON, ON, July 17, 2019 /CNW/ - Although not expected to negatively impact homes and businesses in its service territory, Alectra Utilities is...


Jul 17, 2019, 14:28 ET Strongco to Hold Second Quarter Results Conference Call

TSX Symbol: SQP MISSISSAUGA, ON, July 17, 2019 /CNW/ - Strongco Corporation (TSX: SQP) today announced it will hold a conference call on Thursday,...


Jul 17, 2019, 13:00 ET Ballard Announces Q2 2019 Results Conference Call

VANCOUVER, July 17, 2019 /CNW/ - Ballard Power Systems (NASDAQ: BLDP; TSX: BLDP) will hold a conference call on Thursday, August 1, 2019 at 8:00 a.m. ...


Jul 17, 2019, 13:00 ET Media Advisory - MP Monsef to Make an Energy Efficiency Announcement

OTTAWA, July 17, 2019 /CNW/ - Member of Parliament for Peterborough–Kawartha, the Honourable Maryam Monsef, on behalf of Canada's Minister of Natural ...


Jul 17, 2019, 10:50 ET Media Advisory - Minister Sohi to Hold Press Conference Concluding the 2019 Energy and Mines Ministers' Conference

OTTAWA, July 17, 2019 /CNW/ - Canada's Minister of Natural Resources, the Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, will hold a press conference concluding the...


Jul 17, 2019, 09:59 ET IESO to Conduct Routine Voltage Reduction Test

TORONTO, July 17, 2019 /CNW/ - The Independent Electricity System Operator (IESO) will conduct a routine voltage reduction test on Thursday, July 18, ...


Jul 17, 2019, 09:20 ET Blockchain Start-up RENBDO Ready to Launch Pre-ICO

Eco Smart Energies Ltd (www.renbdo.io) is pleased to reveal that the company is now ready to start the pre-ICO campaign for their upcoming project...


Jul 17, 2019, 09:02 ET Corporations' long-term success hinges on their business model supporting humanity's prosperity

Ahead of Earth Overshoot Day 2019 (July 29) one-planet compatibility emerges as a powerful compass to gauge corporate strategies against ecological...


Jul 17, 2019, 09:00 ET Hydro Ottawa to participate in IESO province-wide voltage reduction test

OTTAWA, July 17, 2019 /CNW/ - Hydro Ottawa, along with other local distribution companies throughout Ontario, is participating in a province-wide...


Jul 17, 2019, 09:00 ET Canadian innovator JL Energy Transportation Inc. successfully defends patent challenge from major Canada/US pipeline and gas processing companies

CALGARY, July 17, 2019 /CNW/ - JL Energy Transportation Inc. ("JETI", more: www.jlenergy.com) announces that it has successfully defended a Federal...


Jul 17, 2019, 08:00 ET Evija: Lotus Unveils World's Most Powerful Production Car

Resurgent British sports car maker Lotus has unveiled the Evija, the world's first all-electric British hypercar, at an exclusive event in London. A...


Jul 17, 2019, 06:00 ET energyOrbit Announces Service to Manage Infrastructure for Energy Efficiency Programs for Utilities and Implementors

Because it understands the complexities of implementing large-scale energy efficiency (EE) programs from both the perspective of the end-customer and ...


Jul 16, 2019, 22:09 ET Journey Energy Inc. Provides Update on Encouraging Results From First Three Duvernay Wells

CALGARY, July 16, 2019 /CNW/ - Journey Energy Inc. (JOY – TSX) ("Journey" or the "Company") is pleased to provide an update on our Joint Venture with ...


Jul 16, 2019, 20:15 ET TransAlta Declares Dividends

CALGARY, July 16, 2019 /CNW/ - The Board of Directors of TransAlta Corporation (TSX: TA) (NYSE: TAC) today declared a quarterly dividend of $0.04 per ...


Jul 16, 2019, 18:32 ET Ballard Power Systems Announces Purchase of B.C.'s First Fleet of Hydrogen-Powered Fuel Cell Electric Vehicles

Global fuel cell pioneer celebrates 40th birthday through expected purchase of Toyota Mirai FCEVs by Ballard employees Hydrogen movement continues to ...


Jul 16, 2019, 18:00 ET Orion Mine Finance Provides Update of its Beneficial Ownership of Common Shares of Aurcana Corporation

TORONTO, July 16, 2019 /CNW/ - Orion Mine Finance announced today an update in respect of its beneficial ownership of common shares of Aurcana...


Jul 16, 2019, 17:41 ET Connacher Oil and Gas Limited Announces Creditor and Court Approval of Restructuring and Extension of CCAA Stay of Proceedings

CALGARY, July 16, 2019 /CNW/ - Connacher Oil and Gas Limited ("Connacher" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the approval of the Company's Plan ...


Jul 16, 2019, 17:15 ET Canada Invests in Energy Efficiency for First Nations Homes

CRANBROOK, BC, July 16, 2019 /CNW/ - Energy efficiency in buildings lowers costs, creates jobs and helps the environment. Promoting energy-efficient...