Ottawa (October 2, 2018) – Today, the Canadian Electricity Association (CEA) launched a national campaign calling for federal legislation which would designate July 10th as National Lineworker Appreciation Day. Severe weather events from coast to coast to coast in 2018 have elevated the importance of lineworkers to ensure a steady supply of power to Canadians. […]

Ottawa (September 27, 2018) – The Honourable Sergio Marchi, President and CEO of CEA, issued the following statement on the report from industry leaders: “The Canadian Electricity Association (CEA) warmly welcomes the recommendations provided by the report of the Resources of the Future Strategy Table which was released on September 25th. The report is both […]

Canada is on a path to reconciliation with its Indigenous Peoples. In fact, the political, legal and policy landscape towards the recognition of Indigenous rights and renewing the relationship between Canada and the First Peoples have grown significantly in the last few years.  CEA and its members are committed to engaging Indigenous Peoples of Canada […]

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Toronto – July 17, 2018 – Redline Communications (www.rdlcom.com) Group Inc. (TSX: RDL), a leading provider of Private LTE networks, announced today that it has become a Canadian Electricity Association (CEA) corporate partner. Redline recognizes the role its suite of industrial-grade products and services play in enabling transition within the electricity generation and distribution environment. The commitment to […]

Ottawa (June 29, 2018) – The Honourable Sergio Marchi, President and CEO of the Canadian Electricity Association (CEA), issued the following statement on the publication of the Generation Energy Council’s report on Canada’s energy transition: “Canada has a significant advantage as the world transitions to a more sustainable, clean growth future: abundant, clean and reliable power. […]

Appeared in a Special Issue of the Report on Business on Climate Change – June 29th, 2018 Traditionally, Canadian electricity companies have had a simple mandate: Keep the lights on. Today, electricity companies are expected to also provide a broad range of energy services through data-driven, customer-centric system operations platforms that manage responsive loads, electric […]

Whitehorse, Yukon (June 21, 2018) – The Canadian Electricity Association’s Board of Directors met today in Whitehorse, Yukon, and issued the following statement on the importance of investing in electricity infrastructure in Canada’s North: “In honour of National Indigenous Peoples Day, the CEA Board of Directors acknowledges the important role that Indigenous groups must play […]

The Future Economy.ca (June 19, 2018) The following is an interview with Sergio Marchi, conducted by The Future Economy’s Florent Thevenin, discussing how Canada needs to develop and implement a clear national energy and national electrification strategy to provide direction and timing for meeting our clean energy targets. Key Takeaways Competitiveness, innovation and infrastructure development […]