View As Webpage | View Archives

Share on TwitterShare on FacebookShare on Google+Share on LinkedInEmail a Friend
MMMM d, yyyy
If you click the images or links in the Sponsor Spotlight advertisement we will provide your subscription contact information only to that sponsor.

Cash Flow Problems? Attend our August Webinar!

Is your business profitable? Do you even know? Don't miss out on how to maximize profits in our 1-hour webinar with Andrew Houston, business columnist with EBMag, and the owner and founder of Profit for Contractors. Join us August 23 at 2 pm EST! >> Read full article

Siemens donates laptops to Calgary’s Syrian refugees

Decommissioned laptops received a second life thanks to Siemens and three charities working to ease the transition to Canadian life for Syrian refugees in Calgary, Alta. >> Read full article

First Nation becomes NWT’s first independent power producer

Bullfrog Power and the Lutsel K’e Dene First Nation (LKDFN) have launched a solar project that will assist the community’s transition from fossil fuels to renewable power. >> Read full article

Calling all Electrical Safety Champions!

The 2016 edition of our Electrical Safety Champion Awards Program is here! It’s the first and only program of its kind in Canada, open to all Canadians across our nation and it’s free to enter! What’s stopping you? Get a nomination in today! >> Read full article

Ontario’s Darlington Nuclear rated world’s best again

An international industry assessment has recognized Ontario Power Generation’s (OPG) Darlington Nuclear Generating Station as one of the “safest and best performing nuclear stations in the world” for the third year in a row. It is the first time a plant outside the United States has received the recognition three times, according to OPG. >> Read full article

 Featured News 
PHOTOS from golfing with ECAO & IBEW

PHOTOS from golfing with ECAO & IBEW

EBMag was happy for the opportunity to golf (or die trying) in the 11th annual ECAO-IBEW Golf Tournament, held recently at Royal Ontario Golf Course in Milton. >> Learn More…


IOS-DOV-DT sensors new from Intermatic

Intermatic Incorporated has new IOS-DOV-DT occupancy and vacancy sensors: in-wall and ceiling-mount products that use dual (PIR/Ultrasonic) technologies. >> Read full article

ABB’s E90 30A & 60A Class J family

Available in one-, two- and three-pole configurations, the E90 30A and 60A Class J fuse holder family, new from ABB, expands the selection of UL-listed fuse holders and other protective devices. >> Read full article

 Featured Product 
Schaffner introduces FN 5060 motor filters

Schaffner introduces FN 5060 motor filters

FN5060 dv/dt filters from Schaffner protect AC motors from the effects of peak voltages and inrush amps, “increasing service life and system reliability”, Schaffner says, without capacitors or resistors. >> Learn more...

 Event Calendar 

Ontario Energy Network Annual Charity Golf Tournament

Date & Location: July 14 • Gormley, Ont.
Info: Join members of the Ontario energy industry to raise funds for the Sunnybrook Hospital Foundation at Station Creek Golf Club located at 12657 Woodbine Ave. in Gormley. New this year: help your golf game and Sunnybrook by purchasing a Mulligan ticket! One Mulligan ticket is $20 and there’s a limit of two tickets per golfer. They will be sold on-site as well (cash only). >> More Info

IEEE PES General Meeting

Date & Location: July 17-21 • Boston, Mass.
Info: The 2016 IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting will be held at Sheraton Boston Hotel. Organizers say the PES GM attracts over 3400 professionals from every segment of the electric power and energy industries. It features a comprehensive technical program, including super sessions, panel sessions, tutorials, and technical committee meetings and standards activities. >> More Info

EFC 16th Annual Federation Cup Golf

Date & Location: Aug. 24 • Milton, Ont.
Info: Join EFC for its 16th Annual Federation Cup Golf Tournament at the Rattlesnake Point Golf Club. There will be fun activities throughout the day as well as dinner. The Young Professional Network will be hosting the networking event. >> More Info

EAM Fall Golf Classic Tournament

Date & Location: Aug. 25 • Winnipeg, Man.
Info: EAM (Electrical Association of Manitoba) is hosting its Fall Golf Classic Tournament at the Elmhurst Golf & Country Club, a 15-minute drive from Winnipeg. Attendees will receive a T-Box prize with a special gift selected just for this event, according to organizers. Check-in will be followed by a barbecue lunch at 11 am, with the shotgun start at noon. The format is Texas Scramble. The 6 pm dinner has an international theme, “Tastes from Around the World”, with six food stations. >> More Info

Green Energy Doors Open 2016

Date & Location: Sept. 9-11 • Across Ontario & Alberta
Info: Green Energy Doors Open is a campaign brought to you by the Ontario Sustainable Energy Association (OSEA). It’s a province-wide, year-round communications campaign and showcase of individual, community and commercial sustainable energy projects organized and spearheaded by OSEA. The initiative aims to showcase advancements in the sector, demonstrating that Ontario is already on the path to building a 100% sustainable energy system. The event is free to participate in as a host and to attend. >> More Info