Ottawa, November 24, 2017 – The Honourable Sergio Marchi, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Canadian Electricity Association (CEA), issued the following statement on the Government of Canada’s announcement yesterday regarding the launch of the Smart Cities Challenge. “CEA is supportive of the Government of Canada’s Smart Cities Challenge. This is a valuable initial step towards building […]

OTTAWA (November 22, 2017) – Today, the Canadian Electricity Association (CEA) released its Climate Adaptation Guide to help electricity companies define, design, develop and successfully deploy practical and effective adaptation plans. “The long-term climate change trend is clear. High impact climate events are expected to increase in frequency and intensity,” said Sergio Marchi, CEA’s President […]

TORONTO – November 16, 2017.  Last night, the Canadian Electricity Association (CEA) recognized electricity companies who exemplify the strongest health and safety records at their annual awards ceremony in Toronto. “The Canadian electricity industry strives to be among the safest in the world,” said President and CEO of CEA Sergio Marchi. “This is the direct […]

TORONTO, Ontario – November 15, 2017. Today, the Canadian Electricity Association (CEA) will honour industry leaders in sustainable development and corporate responsibility at an awards ceremony in Toronto. “Sustainable practices and responsible corporate policies are mandatory requirements by all CEA members,” said Sergio Marchi, President and CEO of CEA. “The winners of the 2017 Sustainable […]

Toronto – Plug’n Drive and the Canadian Electricity Association (CEA) are pleased to announce the winners of the 2017 Electric Vehicle Awards. The winners will be recognized during an awards reception at the Electric Vehicle Discovery Centre in Toronto today. The Electric Vehicle Awards recognize car dealerships that combine impressive sales, marketing efforts, community outreach […]

Ottawa, September 12, 2017 – The Honourable Sergio Marchi, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Canadian Electricity Association (CEA), issued the following statement regarding the relief efforts currently underway following the devastating aftermath of Hurricane Irma. “CEA is proactively monitoring the evolving situation and is working closely with the Canadian Mutual Assistance Group (CanMAG) […]

Ottawa, September 7, 2017 – The Honourable Sergio Marchi, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Canadian Electricity Association (CEA), issued the following statement regarding the joint collaborative report by the Conference Board of Canada and the Canadian Academy of Engineering, The Cost of a Cleaner Future: Examining the Economic Impacts of Reducing GHG Emission. […]

Ottawa, August 17, 2017 – The Honourable Sergio Marchi, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Canadian Electricity Association (CEA), issued the following statement regarding the federal government’s funding announcement on Wataynikaneyap Power’s project to connect Pikangikum First Nation to Ontario’s power grid: “CEA welcomes today’s announcement by the Minister of Indigenous and Northern Affairs […]

Ottawa (August 11, 2017) – The Canadian Electricity Association (CEA) this week in Ottawa participated in a two-day board meeting of the North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC), an international regulatory authority that works to assure the security, reliability and stability of the highly integrated North American power grid. “Often referred to as the biggest machine […]