Notice of Consultation CRTC 2019-57
The Canadian Electricity Association (CEA) made a submission to the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) requesting changes to the regulatory regime for wireless communications that will enable CEA’s Canadian Electrical Utility (CEU) members wholesale access to cellular networks.
The Grid 2019 – The Resilience Issue
Editor’s Note Resilience has become a buzzword in the Canadian electricity sector. With a changing climate, a shifting workforce, an evolving political landscape, and the movement towards electrification, building resiliency is integral for electricity companies across Canada. We focused much of our messaging in 2019 around these ideas and began calling this year’s edition of […]
Starting a conversation: Is there flexibility to adapt Canada’s current utility regulation landscape?
The Canadian electricity sector is undergoing a significant transformation, the effects of which are expected to continue to evolve into the foreseeable future. Five megatrends driving this change can be seen across the country: climate policy is subsuming energy policies, customer expectations are changing, well-defined industry lines are blurring, megaprojects are becoming more challenging, and […]
CEA’s State of the CanadianElectricity Industry Town Hall
Chief Operations Officer Francis Bradley and the authors of the report will discuss the high-level themes of 2019 and take questions from participants on the state of the industry. This one-hour conversation will begin with a 30-minute presentation followed by 30 minutes of question and answer. Overview of topics to be discussed: Competitiveness, Investment and […]
Delivering Solutions to CEA Members: Understanding Blockchain and the Impacts on Utilities
On February 28th at 3pm EST, CEA hosted “Understanding Blockchain and the Impacts on Utilities”. This is beyond “Blockchain 101” and requires a basic understanding of Blockchain to gain full value out of the session. Janine Moir and Vikas Singla will guide us through the session. Janine has previously presented Blockchain 101 to the CEA’s […]
Opening Remarks – CIGRE Canada 2018 conference | Hon. Sergio Marchi, President & CEO, CEA
On October 9, 2018, CEA’s President and CEO Sergio Marchi joined a discussion panel on “The role of the grid in 2030” at the 13th annual CIGRE Canada Conference, held in Calgary. In his introductory remarks, Mr. Marchi spoke about major trends in the energy industry and what they could mean in the future.