Moving Canadian energy to markets responsibly while creating good middle-class jobs, investing in clean technology and supporting the long-term transition to a low-carbon energy mix is good for the economy and the environment.
iLLUMA-DRIVE has signed a key distribution agreement with the Canadian and US divisions of iDrive Solutions Ltd. establishing a sales channel for Canada and US electrical markets.
iLLUMA-Drive’s CEO, Derek Hopkins said “Working with a key industry player like iDrive is a great example of our revolutionary solution reaching all elements of the power and energy market. The two companies are a great fit in terms of both technology and culture and this will enable us to deliver real value to customers.”
NEDCO Ontario General Manager, Gerry Drummond, announces the retirement of Bob Arbuckle. After a very successful and loyal career with Nedco Ontario which started on June 23 1969, Bob will retire on July 4 2017. Bob held various management positions, most notably as Marketing Manager from 1990 until 2010, and helped guide Nedco through this very successful period. For the last 7 years, he has held the position of Director of Energy Services and took great advantage of the opportunities emerging in this growing market. Bob cherishes the many friendships he has been blessed with over his career and hopes to maintain these as he and his wife Celia enjoy more time with their families and 7 wonderful grandchildren.
CONVECTAIR, a manufacturer of high-quality electric heaters, announces the appointment of Youri Cupidon as Technical Engineering Director. In this role, Youri will be responsible for the development of Convectair’s new products and will supervise the proper conduct of tests and research in our Centre for Expertise and Training.
"With a wealth of experience in electronics and a strong interest in home automation, energy efficiency and research, we are confident that Youri will help Convectair achieve its objectives in terms of connected devices, training the building industry and research in energy efficiency," said Convectair.
Wieland Electric Inc., introduces fasis WTP – DIN rail terminal with push-in terminals, with approvals for North America. Push-in terminals provide a reliable, vibration proof connection that does not require special wire preparations or tools. Push-in terminals reduce installation time while increasing reliability.
Power distribution specialist ide Systems has launched a new generator connection point (GCP) to mitigate downtime caused by mains power failures. The product, which is ideal for office buildings, healthcare facilities and retail blocks, allows backup generators to be quickly and easily connected in the event of an unforeseen electrical failure.
Arlington’s convenient fan/fixture pan box offers secure, joist-mount installation. It works with 1/2", and single or double 5/8" drywall – on furring strips or hat channel in new construction. For added convenience, the fan bracket installation screws in this 14.4 cu. inch pan box ship captive until ready to use.
Arlington’s new GC50 Grounding Electrode Connector delivers flexibility, convenience, savings and provides strain relief for grounding conductors. It installs from inside or outside a metal panel or enclosure, through existing 1/2" knockout. No need to modify box… No need for lugs.
Listed for #8 to #2 solid and stranded aluminum and copper conductors, its wide cable range, eliminates stocking extra inventory.
Best of all, it’s HALF the COST of other listed connectors!