Canadian Wind Energy Association

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Jan 31, 2019, 19:19 ET 2018-in-review: wind energy is the lowest-cost source of new electricity in Canada and is on track to add approximately 1,000 MW of new capacity in 2019

With a 10-year average annual growth rate of 20 per cent, wind energy has been the largest source of new electricity capacity for over a decade OTTAWA, Jan. 31, 2019 /CNW/ - Canada's wind energy...


Jan 30, 2019, 16:43 ET Wind energy operations & maintenance leaders convene in Toronto to collaborate on advancements in operations, with a focus on health and safety

Wind energy operations and maintenance leaders recognized for outstanding achievement and made-in-Canada solutions with CanWEA's 2019 O&M Awards TORONTO, Jan. 30, 2019 /CNW/ - Canada's largest annual ...


Jan 21, 2019, 13:12 ET Advisory: Media Accreditation Available for Canada's Largest Annual Wind Energy Operations Event in Toronto, January 29-30

En français: Avis : Les représentants des médias peuvent se procurer une accréditation en vue du plus grand rendez-vous annuel au pays sur l'opération dans l'industrie éolienne, les 29 et 30 janvier...


Dec 12, 2018, 13:24 ET Full program now available for the 2019 CanWEA Operations and Maintenance Summit in Toronto

Operations and Maintenance Summit program focuses on collaboration, technological and operational advances, and a strong commitment to safety excellence OTTAWA, Dec. 12, 2018 /CNW/ - The Canadian...


Oct 25, 2018, 18:09 ET Wind Energy Industry Honours Award Winners at Largest Annual Gathering of Industry Leaders

CanWEA Conference and Exhibition concludes today, having saluted leaders and fully explored the expanding role for wind energy in the evolving electricity grid CALGARY, Oct. 25, 2018 /CNW/ - The...


Oct 24, 2018, 17:31 ET Alberta and Saskatchewan Governments Reiterate Strong Support for Wind Energy

Alberta Economic Development and Trade for Small Business Parliamentary Secretary, Saskatchewan Minister of Environment, affirm low-cost wind power as pillar of energy transition CALGARY, Oct. 24,...


Oct 23, 2018, 19:23 ET Canada's Largest Wind Energy Event Kicks Off with Bold Vision for Nation's Clean-Electricity Future

Canadian Wind Energy Association's Annual Conference and Exhibition dives into wind energy's role in powering a modernized low-carbon electricity grid CALGARY, Oct. 23, 2018 /CNW/ - Approximately...


Oct 22, 2018, 14:00 ET Advisory: Media Credentials Available for Canada's Largest Wind Energy Conference in Calgary October 23-25

Speaker highlights include Saskatchewan Environment Minister, Bloomberg New Energy Finance CALGARY, Oct. 22, 2018 /CNW/ - When: Tuesday-Thursday, October 23-25, 2018 Where: BMO Centre, Calgary,...


Oct 16, 2018, 14:30 ET Advisory: Media Credentials Available for Canada's Largest Wind Energy Conference in Calgary October 23-25

Speaker highlights include Alberta Environment Minister, Saskatchewan Environment Minister, Bloomberg New Energy Finance CALGARY, Oct. 16, 2018 /CNW/ - When: Tuesday-Thursday, October 23-25, 2018...


Jul 19, 2018, 15:20 ET Canada's largest wind event to blow into Calgary this Fall

More than 1,500 expected at 'globally significant' CanWEA conference and tradeshow Dr. Francis Pelletier recognized for lifetime contributions to nation's wind energy industry OTTAWA, July 19, 2018...


Apr 04, 2018, 12:01 ET Media Advisory - Calgary to host Canada's Wind Energy Leaders

Industry event to explore conditions for sustainable wind energy growth and its influence on grid evolution as Canada's most cost-effective source of new electricity CALGARY, April 4, 2018 /CNW/ -...


Jan 31, 2018, 17:11 ET CanWEA O&M summit recognizes a growing role for wind farm operations to support a greening grid

Health and safety and workforce development also a key focus TORONTO, Jan. 31, 2018 /CNW/ - Untapped opportunities for Canada's expanding wind energy industry to enhance grid reliability and add...


Jan 30, 2018, 11:59 ET Record-low price tops wind energy news in 2017

Wind energy is now the lowest-cost option for new electricity generation in Canada OTTAWA, Jan. 30, 2018 /CNW/ - News about record-low costs tops the 2017 year-end review of wind energy in Canada. In ...


Dec 13, 2017, 18:16 ET Alberta's Renewable Electricity Program has resulted in the lowest ever price for wind energy in Canada

CALGARY, Dec. 13, 2017 /CNW/ - The Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA) commends the Alberta Electric System Operator (AESO) and the Government of Alberta for the successful implementation of...


Nov 01, 2017, 18:16 ET Wind Energy Part of Viable Alternative to Site C, BCUC Concludes

Falling costs and scalability increase value of wind energy in this time of uncertain demand forecasts OTTAWA, Nov. 1, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - Jean-François Nolet, vice-president of policy and...


Oct 26, 2017, 13:46 ET Wind Industry Points to Expanded Role for Renewable Energy in Ontario's Long-Term Energy Plan

Ontario will continue to need affordable wind power for non-emitting electricity supply to support climate change targets OTTAWA, Oct. 26, 2017 /CNW/ - Earlier today the Honourable Glenn Thibeault,...


Oct 05, 2017, 16:42 ET CanWEA 2017 closes with eye to future growth

Energy Transition promises new markets for Canadian wind energy MONTREAL, Oct. 5, 2017 /CNW/ - Falling costs, an expanding customer base, and growing recognition of the role clean energy will play in ...


Oct 03, 2017, 18:35 ET Wind energy a key to energy transition

More than 1,200 gather in Montreal for Canada's largest wind energy conference and exhibition MONTREAL, Oct. 3, 2017 /CNW/ - Increased utilization of Canada's massive untapped reserves of low-cost...


Oct 03, 2017, 08:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA) - 33rd Annual Conference and Exhibition - October 3-5, 2017/

MONTRÉAL, Sept. 26, 2017 /CNW/ - Who: The Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA) and its partner Hannover Fairs (Canada) proudly welcome Canadian and international wind and renewable energy...


Sep 27, 2017, 11:30 ET Wind energy sector poised to deliver $3.7B in local spending to Alberta companies between now and 2030

New report finds skilled workforce and clear procurement policy could result in 15,000 new job years by 2030 CALGARY, Sept. 27, 2017 /CNW/ - The Alberta Government's plan to add 5,000 MW of new...


Sep 26, 2017, 09:30 ET Media Advisory - Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA) - 33rd Annual Conference and Exhibition - October 3-5, 2017

MONTRÉAL, Sept. 26, 2017 /CNW/ - Who: The Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA) and its partner Hannover Fairs (Canada) proudly welcome Canadian and international wind and renewable energy...


Jun 15, 2017, 09:00 ET CanWEA marks Global Wind Day with launch of expanded Power of Wind contest

Students, members of general public invited to share their vision of a renewable energy future OTTAWA, June 15, 2017 /CNW/ - The Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA) is launching its seventh...


May 09, 2017, 18:12 ET Wind industry set to deliver long-term economic, environmental benefits

Minister Phillips delivers keynote address at CanWEA's Alberta Summit EDMONTON, May 9, 2017 /CNW/ - The Alberta government's efforts to encourage development of the province's abundant wind energy...


May 02, 2017, 16:18 ET Media Advisory - Minister Shannon Phillips, Industry Leaders to Address Alberta Wind Energy Summit

Emerging Alberta wind energy opportunities to be discussed at CanWEA special event EDMONTON, May 2, 2017 /CNW/ - The Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA) is inviting accredited media to attend...


Apr 05, 2017, 16:24 ET Wind energy poised to deliver climate, economic solutions

Federal Natural Resources Minister Carr delivers closing keynote address to CanWEA summit GATINEAU, QC, April 5, 2017 /CNW/ - The strategic value of Canada's vast clean energy resources was in the...