Welcome to CanWEA’s Media Room. Check back often for timely and relevant information about the Canadian Wind Energy Association and Canada’s wind energy industry.
The Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA) is the voice of Canada’s wind energy industry, actively promoting the responsible and sustainable growth of wind energy. A national non-profit association, CanWEA serves as Canada’s leading source of credible information on wind energy and its social, economic and environmental benefits. To learn more about CanWEA, please visit About Us. To find out who our members are, visit our Membership section.
In the many sections of this website you will find information on wind energy in Canada, including updates on Canadian wind energy markets and installed capacity, general facts about wind energy and how it works, as well as its affordability, reliability and many other benefits, and information for communities. You can learn about our partners in Canada and around the world, and how wind energy supporters are taking action. In Events you’ll find information about upcoming events and media accreditation, as well as past events, including downloadable speeches and program proceedings. In the O&M section you can find resources related to the operations and maintenance side of Canada’s wind energy business.
From the Media menu you can access our blogs, media statements and news releases, and recent coverage of CanWEA in the news. For CanWEA spokespeople, you can access each individual's blog posts.
For more information or to schedule interviews with CanWEA spokespeople, please visit the Media Contacts page.
Canadian Wind Energy Association calls on BC Government to consider all renewable energy options in conjunction with final decisions on Site C
OTTAWA, Ontario – October 15, 2014 – The Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA) today called on the Government of British Columbia to take into consideration a broader range of cost-competitive, […]
Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA) 30th Annual Conference and Exhibition October 27 – 29, 2014 Who: The Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA) and its partner Hannover Fairs USA proudly welcomes […]
Edmonton, Alberta – October 9, 2014 – Environmentally and economically, there are too many upsides to renewables like wind energy for Alberta to ignore.
Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA) congratulates new Alberta Premier-designate; wind energy poised to support Alberta’s drive for environmental leadership
Edmonton, Alberta – September 8, 2014 – The Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA) congratulates new Alberta Premier-designate Jim Prentice on his first-ballot victory on Saturday, and stands ready to work […]
CANADIAN WIND ENERGY CONFERENCE PROGRAM ANNOUNCED; ONE-STOP EDUCATION OPPORTUNITY FOR NORTH AMERICAN INVESTORS
Ottawa, Canada & Chicago – September 4, 2014 – The Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA) and Hannover Fairs USA have announced the formal conference program for CanWEA’s annual exhibition to […]
Report de la date de dépôt des soumissions dans le cadre de l’appel d’offres de 450 MW d’énergie éolienne – Déclaration de CanWEA
Montréal, le 21 août 2014 – L’Association canadienne de l’énergie éolienne (CanWEA) note qu’à ce jour, la Régie de l’énergie n’a pas approuvé la grille de pondération de l’appel d’offres en […]
An approach that will confirm the benefit of further developing the industry, according to the Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA) Montréal, July 17, 2014 – The Canadian Wind Energy Association […]
An international celebration of wind energy’s growing contribution to meeting electricity needs around the world Ottawa, Ontario, June 15, 2014 – To mark the 6th Annual Global Wind Day on […]
Canadian Wind Energy Association congratulates Premier Kathleen Wynne on her re-election; welcomes new, exciting opportunities
Ottawa, Ontario – June 13, 2014 The Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA) congratulates Ontario Premier Wynne on her re-election and stands ready to work to ensure that the wind energy […]
Ottawa, Ontario – June 4, 2014 – The recently-aired Sun News Network documentary Down Wind requires extensive fact checking and context clarification on its portrayal of wind energy. Documentaries have […]