Ontario Presses Ahead with RFPs, CHP, Storage, Microgrid…

Ontario is pressing ahead with new utility requirements, solicitations and pilot projects to spur energy efficiency, combined heat and power, microgrids, energy storage and other demand-side efforts. The Ministry of Energy has put in place a new “Conservation First Framework” to save 7,000,000 MWh from Jan. 2015 through the end of Jan. 2020.  It … [Read more...]

More info on Ontario CHP solicitation coming in February

Expect to see a report by the end of February by the Ontario Power Authority on the design of an upcoming solicitation seeking combined heat and power. Under a provincial directive, the authority intends to seek new CHP projects to serve greenhouse operations, agri-food and district energy installations. Bob Chiarelli, Ontario's energy … [Read more...]