First utility in Canada to develop a Smart Speaker Skill
Hydro Ottawa has released its own Smart Speaker skill, compatible with both Amazon’s Alexa and Google Assistant. Customers are now choosing how they want to interact with companies. This has resulted in more innovation from those looking to stay relevant and provide customers with the access they desire.
Electrification of Transportation
By developing innovative battery and motor technologies for EVs, setting up a network of public charging stations and producing clean, renewable power, Hydro-Québec is actively involved in the electrification of transportation. In Hydro-Québec’s view, promoting electric transportation supports decarbonization efforts in Québec.
Supercritical CO2 Waste Heat Recovery and Utilization Technology
Originally a part of the Emissions Reduction Alberta (ERA) Industrial Efficiency Challenge, the TC Energy Waste Heat Recovery Project involves the installation of a demonstration waste heat recovery (WHR) generation system at one of TC Energy’s compressor station sites in Alberta designed to dramatically reduce greenhouse gas emissions.