Manitoba Hydro is launching a new program designed to help Manitobans harness the power of the sun. The new Power Smart Solar Energy Program offers incentives and financial support for home and business owners to adopt solar power to allow them to generate their own electricity, and sell excess energy back to Manitoba Hydro.
Consulting Engineers of Ontario (CEO) hosted the 2016 Ontario Consulting Engineering Awards Gala Saturday night at the International Centre. CEO handed out the awards to 14 engineering firms whose projects contributed to improving Ontario’s social, economic and environmental well-being.
MAGIC LITE, one of Canada’s leading lighting equipment suppliers, announces an exclusive representation agreement with iLLUMA-Drive for the Canadian market. The leverage of Magic Lite’s well established reach, in-depth relationships, commercial skills and incredible product range alongside the unique products and solutions offered by iLLUMA- Drive will provide end users and specifiers a complete solution centered around central and intelligent DC control of lighting systems.
STELPRO announces the appointment of ElianeParadis as Sales Representative – Business Development. Eliane has more than 10 years of sales experience, four of which were spent in the architect and designer markets. Reporting to Connie Chabot, Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Eliane will be responsible for the province of Quebec.
ELECTRO-FEDERATION CANADA (EFC), a national, not-for-profit industry association, presented its 2016 Industry Recognition Award (IRA) to Bob Shapiro, President of Franklin Empire. This award was presented during the EFC Annual General Meeting on April 13th.
A leading global manufacturer of electrical and mechanical drives, motion control and automation technologies, Lenze Americas introduced the m550-P three-phase AC motor designed to achieve IE3 efficiency class in accordance with IEC60034-30 during MODEX 2016.
Douglas Lighting Controls, a member of the Panasonic Group, introduces its DLC Bluetooth® Fixture Controller & Sensor. The DLC Bluetooth® Fixture Controller & Sensor provides individual and group control of parking garage light fixtures (LED or other) using onboard sensors and Bluetooth wireless technology.
Onyx, a LED retrofit downlight, has been introduced by Nora Lighting. The fixture is offered in 4”, 5” and 6” apertures with baffle or reflector trims.
It is designed for retrofit installations in residential or light commercial sites and has a medium base socket adaptor for easy retrofitting in recessed housings by Nora and others. The fixture can be used with Nora dedicated LED housings.
SMA’s much-anticipated Rapid Shutdown System is now available for immediate shipping to the North American residential PV market. Engineered for use with SMA’s Sunny Boy inverter line with Secure Power Supply—including the new 5.0-US and 6.0-US models—this simple, reliable and cost-effective solution achieves all requirements for 2014 NEC 690.12 rapid shutdown. It includes the SMA Rapid Shutdown Box and SMA Rapid Shutdown Controller.