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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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February 26 & 27, 2020 - Ottawa, ON - Westin Hotel

The Canadian Nuclear Association Conference (CNA2020) to be held Feb. 26-27 at the Westin Hotel in Ottawa will highlight, as part of the program, New Brunswick’s development of fourth-generation advanced nuclear technology.

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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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New Brunswick is positioning itself to stand at the forefront in the development of a new, reliable, clean energy source: small modular reactors.

The goal of small modular reactor, or SMR, clean energy technology is to generate non-emitting, low-cost energy to communities, fuel energy intensive industries and replace high-emitting electricity generation. The technology is also well positioned to provide a baseload of energy complementing intermittent renewables like solar and wind.

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Moltex Energy, one of two companies looking to build small modular reactors in New Brunswick, is moving ahead with key developments in its innovative process to use spent fuel from nuclear reactors and convert it to low-cost electricity.  

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CarbonCure Technologies, based in Dartmouth, N.S., has started 2020 in winning style. Not only was the company named 2020 North American Cleantech Company of the Year by San Francisco’s Cleantech Group, it also won a grant of up to $3 million from the federal Breakthrough program. 

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Nova Scotia Power says a pilot project to test Tesla Powerwalls in 10 homes in the community of Elmsdale, along with a large, grid-sized battery – the Tesla Powerpack –  at a nearby substation, has been successful.

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