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Ep. 10 – Indigenous-Led Energy Generation with Ken Coates and Guy Lonechild – MLI

In this episode of Pod Bless Canada, Ken Coates is joined by Guy Lonechild, Indigenous leader and CEO of First Nations Power Authority (FNPA). FNPA’s mandate is to support and derisk the development of First Nations-led renewable energy projects. Coates and Lonechild discuss how groups like FNPA create new opportunities for Indigenous communities to contribute […]

by ahnationtalk on June 19, 20185 Views

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Regional Energy Conference June 13 & 14 – NetNewsLedger

1 June 2018 THUNDER BAY – BUSINESS – In Northwestern Ontario, there are major transmission projects that are currently at various stages of development. The First Nation representatives of three of these Projects – Wataynikaneyap Power’s 22 First Nation’s North of Dryden Transmission Project, the East-West Tie Transmission Line, with Project partners’ Supercom Industries and […]

by ahnationtalk on June 1, 201812 Views

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University of Ottawa: Women’s Voices

Women’s Voices September 26-28, 2018 A conference presented by the Spanish Program and the Graduate Student Association, Department of Modern Languages and Literatures (University of Ottawa) During our colloquium, and given the feminine inequity in the Pan-American democratic context, we wish to reflect on the condition of women in the past and the present, the […]

by ahnationtalk on May 31, 20186 Views

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CanInfra Challenge Announces Ideas Contest Winner

May 29, 2018 Project aimed to bring affordable, de-carbonized energy to northern communities by creating a renewable microgrid TORONTO—The CanInfra Challenge has awarded a prize of $50,000 to Team IceGrid, the winner of the CanInfra Ideas Contest. The group was selected by a panel of judges that included BCG Senior Advisor George Stalk; former Deputy […]

by pmnationtalk on May 31, 20183 Views

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U Waterloo: Indigenous communities moving away from government utilities

Friday, May 25, 2018 Indigenous communities are rejecting non-indigenous energy projects in favour of community-led sustainable energy infrastructure. The switch has led to some improvements in economic and social development as well as capacity-building for self-governance, according to a study from the University of Waterloo. “Many indigenous communities decided to take back control of their […]

by ahnationtalk on May 27, 20188 Views

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Wood heating program could jumpstart North’s bio-economy – Northern Ontario Business

Green energy provider preparing for the long haul to deliver wood pellets to customers Vince Rutter hopes a new provincial wood heat pilot program awarded to select Northern Ontario communities will provide a “starting line” to finally get the ball rolling with the region’s bio-economy. In early May, Queen’s Park dropped $6.7 million from its […]

by ahnationtalk on May 22, 20187 Views

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OPG Reports 2018 First Quarter Financial Results

May 15, 2018 Strong results attributable to former Lakeview generating station land sale and continued strong nuclear generation performance [Toronto]: – Ontario Power Generation Inc. (OPG or Company) today reported net income attributable to the Shareholder of $535 million for the first quarter of 2018, inclusive of a one-time after-tax gain of $205 million related […]

by pmnationtalk on May 16, 201810 Views

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Timmins consultation firm expanding into energy sector – Northern Ontario Business

Commerce Management Group’s energy division will serve industrial, municipal and Indigenous clients. The Timmins-based consultation firm Commerce Management Group (CMG) is expanding into the energy sector. Founded more than 25 years ago, CMG specializes in strategic planning and alignment, project management, community development and facilitation for the mining, forestry, commercial, industrial, municipal, regional and First […]

by ahnationtalk on May 8, 20184 Views

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Armed Forces help fly out evacuees – North Bay Nugget

May 8, 2018 KASHECHEWAN — The threat posed by the ice chunks and rising waters of the Albany River, spurred the Canadian Armed Forces to land a couple of aircraft in Kashechewan First Nation Monday morning pick up some of the remaining residents in the largely evacuated community. A Hercules transport plane and a Griffon […]

by ahnationtalk on May 8, 20185 Views

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Ontario Helping Northern, Rural and Indigenous Communities Save on Heating Costs, Fight Climate Change

Province’s Carbon Market Funding Four New Wood Heat Pilot Programs May 2, 2018 Ontario is helping people in northern, rural and Indigenous communities save on energy costs, fight climate change and improve air quality by reducing the use of greenhouse gas-intensive fuel sources and old, inefficient wood stoves. Proceeds from the province’s carbon market will […]

by ahnationtalk on May 2, 20186 Views

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