SmartGrid Canada


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SmartGrid Canada is a national association of public and private organizations including utilities, vendors, technology and service providers, academics and other industry leaders.

Together, the members of SmartGrid Canada are united by a passion and dedication to building a more innovative, reliable and cost-effective electricity delivery system for the benefit of all Canadians:

  • A system where the power they receive comes from diverse, renewable resources, and a system where people have the ability to make smarter choices about how they use and conserve that power — a system that lays the foundation for a 21st century economy.

Areas of Focus

At SmartGrid Canada, we are connecting Canadians to better electricity use by:

  • Educating and building awareness of the need for and benefits of a modern, smarter electricity system – from energy providers to consumers
  • Advocating for energy policies that support the development of smart grid technologies in Canada and abroad
  • Fostering the research, development and deployment of new and innovative energy technologies and products
  • Supporting and helping to build the future Canadian smart grid workforce
  • Enabling the distribution of clean energy through the integration of renewable resources
  • Marketing and promoting Canadian smart grid expertise internationally.

Background

Smart Grid Canada:

  • Was formed in 2010
  • Has 15 founding members.

For More Information

For more information, visit the SmartGrid Canada Web site or contact Alex Bettencourt, Managing Director.

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