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The Atlantica Centre for Energy is dedicated to increasing energy literacy for community leaders and stakeholders. The Centre has expanded to include leading energy professionals, national and international organizations in Maine, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Newfoundland & Labrador, Ontario, Alberta and PEI.

The Centre serves as a bridge between organizations operating in the energy sector and the community to help realize opportunities associated with energy resources in Atlantic Canada and the American Northeast. It provides a meeting ground for government, the education and research sectors, and the community at large to foster partnerships and engage in energy-related issues. more

Upcoming Events

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Annual Smart Energy Event

April 7 & 8, 2020 - Halifax, NS - Marriott Harbourfront, 1919 Upper Water Street

Smart Energy presented by Emera is Canada’s #1 conference in the smart, clean, and renewable sectors. You will have the chance to exchange ideas with other municipal leaders, potential funders and partners, renewable energy companies, commercial consumers, academics, and technology innovators.

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May 3 - 6, 2020 - Saint John, NB

CAMPUT is a self-supporting, non-profit association of Canadian federal, provincial, and territorial energy and utility regulators. These boards and commissions are responsible for the regulation of the electric, water, gas, and pipeline utilities in Canada.

They will be holding their national conference here in Saint John, NB this coming May.

For more information, visit the Camput website.

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Amid all of the debate about whether New Brunswick should be permitted to roll out smart meters for its customers, one statistic stands out: eight in 10 Canadians already have smart meters.

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We’re excited that a new year brings new opportunities – and new people to the Atlantica Centre for Energy. Neil Jacobsen joins us as senior policy consultant. Neil has a deep background in energy, government and economic development in New Brunswick, and we’re thrilled to have him join us. And Dave Stonehouse, a national award-winning journalist turned trusted communications adviser, joins our communications team.

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A recent meeting of the Council of Atlantic Premiers was dominated by the need for more green energy in the region as efforts intensify to reduce carbon emissions.

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Communities looking for ways to provide green, cost-effective power for their residents need look no further than Nova Scotia where three towns are setting an international example for energy collaboration and cooperation.

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