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30November, 2015

Electricity: The Good News Energy Story

Clean energy matters because Canada is the fifth largest producer of all types of energy in the world, and the sixth largest consumer of energy.

As the world turns its attention to the UN Convention on Climate Change, the Canadian Electricity Association is proud to highlight our sector’s ongoing commitment to sustainability.

Did you know?

Canada’s electricity system […]

23September, 2015

Electric Utilities: Delivering Value to Communities

I hope all of you had a great summer. I sure did, and managed to get some vacation here and there.

However, the summer was also filled with lots of analysis, meetings, and collaborative efforts to bring life to the 2015 edition of the Sustainable Electricity Annual Report, which highlights the sustainability performance of Canadian electric […]

17June, 2015

Recognizing leaders in sustainability

I’ve been around utilities for a long time, and I’ve seen literally hundreds of sustainability projects from electric utilities across Canada that run the gamut from environmental, to social, to economic projects.

I am constantly impressed by how committed CEA’s Corporate Utility Members are to continuously improving their overall sustainable development performance. And it surprises me […]

28January, 2015

“Sustainability is a journey, not a destination” – Chatting with Hydro One’s Carm Marcello

As part of CEA’s ongoing efforts to engage with our members, we are fortunate to have the opportunity to chat with Carmine Marcello, President and Chief Executive Officer of Hydro One Inc., about Hydro One’s recent Sustainable Electricity Company™ designation.

Carm became President and CEO in January 2013 after a long career with the company. He […]

18August, 2014

Engagement along the road to a sustainable electricity future

For members of the Canadian Electricity Association (CEA), engagement is about tackling challenges head-on. It is also about embracing fresh opportunities and working together with stakeholders to realize the full potential of the future.

We’re starting to see dividends of this engagement. Air emissions are at an all-time low. Engagement levels with employees, local communities, stakeholders, […]