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CEA represents every facet of the electricity industry in Canada with unwavering commitment to informed decision-making and balanced policy proposals.

On Monday, September 23rd, President and CEO of CEA Francis Bradley addressed the Ontario Energy Network discussing the social license to operate. He acknowledged the four electricity future scenarios and the implicit demands on the modern Canadian electricity company. He also discussed the many expectations from a changing Canadian customer and the impact of the […]

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY The unavoidable impacts associated with climate change and weather extremes have the potential to adversely affect infrastructure, including electricity infrastructure. It is thus imperative that organizations in the business of generating electricity have the tools and resources they need to effectively anticipate, plan for, and respond to climate-related risks. The Canadian Electricity Association’s […]

The following document contains data and information about CEA and the Canadian Electricity Industry. The data is derived from 3rd party sources (i.e., World Bank, StatsCan, IEA, Environment Canada) and has been visualized by CEA.

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.

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 […]

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 […]

Michael Powell, Director, Government Relations provides an update of the 2019 Federal Budget and highlights that affects the electricity sector. Overview of topics to be discussed: The Federal Budget Watch Now

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 […]

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 […]