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Dec 16, 2014, 19:46 ET

CanWEA calls for clear signal for wind energy in wake of Site C decision

VANCOUVER, Dec. 16, 2014 /CNW/ - The Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA) calls on the Government of British Columbia to send a clear signal...

Nov 10, 2014, 11:16 ET

Quebec's wind energy industry welcomes move towards new energy policy

MONTRÉAL, Nov. 10, 2014 /CNW/ - The Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA) welcomes the initiative that the Minister of Energy and Natural...

Oct 30, 2014, 09:30 ET

Youth speak out for wind energy: CanWEA 2014 Power of Wind Contest winners announced

MONTREAL, Oct. 30, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - The Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA) has revealed the winners of its third annual Power of...

Oct 29, 2014, 15:24 ET

Wind energy industry positions itself as a key player in Quebec's energy strategy

MONTREAL, Oct. 29, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Canada's wind energy industry members today confirmed their desire to remain an active partner in Quebec's...

Oct 28, 2014, 13:00 ET

Leaders Discuss Wind Energy's Role in a Sustainable Electricity Future for Canada

MONTREAL, Oct. 28, 2014 /CNW/ - Keynote speaker Ms. Megan Leslie, NDP Deputy Leader and Environment Critic joined Canadian Wind Energy Association...

Oct 27, 2014, 15:00 ET

CanWEA Opens 30th Conference and Exhibition in Montreal - Quebec Wind Energy's Potential in Reducing GHG Emissions Discussed

MONTREAL, Oct. 27, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - As the Quebec government turns its attention to the development of a new energy strategy and the...

Sep 05, 2014, 14:30 ET

Canadian Wind Energy conference program announced; One-stop education opportunity for North American investors

OTTAWA & CHICAGO, Sept. 5, 2014 /CNW/ - The Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA) and Hannover Fairs USA have announced the formal...

Feb 05, 2014, 15:05 ET

Progress in Global Wind Energy Market Continues with Steady Growth

2013 - An Exceptional Year for Canada OTTAWA, Feb. 5, 2014 /CNW/ - The Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) today released its 2013 market...

Oct 10, 2013, 13:00 ET

Youth speak out for wind energy: CanWEA 2013 Power of Wind Blog Contest winners announced

TORONTO, Oct. 10, 2013 /CNW/ - The Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA) has revealed the three winners of its second annual Power of Wind...

Oct 10, 2013, 11:00 ET

Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA) announces annual award winners at 29th Annual Conference and Exhibition in Toronto, Ontario

TORONTO, Oct. 10, 2013 /CNW/ - Every year the Canadian wind energy industry celebrates visionary leaders and clean energy pioneers as annual...

Oct 09, 2013, 11:00 ET

Emerging Provincial Policy Frameworks Will Define Future Wind Energy Opportunities Across Canada

2013 record year to be eclipsed by strong and steady growth in wind energy across Canada from 2014 to 2016 TORONTO, Oct. 9, 2013 /CNW/ -...

Jun 12, 2013, 14:10 ET

CanWEA celebrates Global Wind Day with launch of second annual Power of Wind Blog Contest

Growing jobs in the wind energy industry are featured as Ontario, Quebec factories open doors to public OTTAWA, June 12, 2013 /CNW/ - To mark...

May 22, 2013, 10:00 ET

A New WindVision for Alberta: clean wind energy offers 'right solution at right time' to meet rising electricity demand as Alberta's environmental performance draws global concern

Industry responds to challenge from Government to provide solutions to 'green the grid' CALGARY, May 22, 2013 /CNW/ - Alberta can once again be...

Feb 12, 2013, 11:17 ET

Global wind energy capacity grows 19 per cent in 2012; Canada remains the world's 9th largest wind energy market

New survey shows high public support for further wind development in Ontario and Quebec OTTAWA, Feb. 12, 2013 /CNW/ - The Global Wind Energy...

Jan 27, 2013, 12:11 ET

Wind energy industry congratulates Premier-designate Kathleen Wynne; looks forward to continued leadership on clean energy

OTTAWA, Jan. 27, 2013 /CNW/ - Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA) extends its congratulations to Ontario Premier-designate Kathleen Wynne...

Sep 24, 2012, 10:22 ET

Wind and Solar Join Forces to Enhance Canada's Two Largest Renewable Energy Events

First step toward greater collaboration between CanWEA and CanSIA OTTAWA, Sept. 24, 2012 /CNW/ - The country's national wind energy and solar...

Jul 20, 2012, 13:32 ET

Wind energy call for tenders - CanWEA commends Quebec government's vision and leadership in call for more wind energy

Quebecers show strong support for continued development of province's wind energy sector MONTREAL, July 20, 2012 /CNW/ - The Canadian Wind...

Jul 19, 2012, 11:21 ET

Wind energy is safe; calls for moratorium would put significant clean energy investments and jobs at risk

OTTAWA, July 19, 2012 /CNW/ - Calls for a moratorium on wind energy development pending results of a Health Canada study are not warranted...

Jun 21, 2012, 11:00 ET

Homegrown BC wind energy a cost-effective and clean choice to meet increased electricity demand: Turbine prices drop 20 per cent while productivity increases 27 per cent since 2009

VANCOUVER, June 21, 2012 /CNW/ - Wind energy is a cost-competitive and clean choice to supply the significant amounts of new electricity the...

Jun 15, 2012, 11:00 ET

CanWEA celebrates Global Wind Day with new Power of Wind Blog Contest

Bursary supports students entering post-secondary programs OTTAWA, June 15, 2012 /CNW/ - Today thousands of people in more than 40 countries...