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.
CanWEA Conference and Exhibition concludes today, having saluted leaders and fully explored the expanding role for wind energy in the evolving electricity grid Calgary, Alberta, October 25, 2018 – The […]
Alberta Economic Development and Trade for Small Business Parliamentary Secretary, Saskatchewan Minister of Environment, affirm low-cost wind power as pillar of energy transition Calgary, Alberta, October 24, 2018 – Today […]
Canadian Wind Energy Association’s Annual Conference and Exhibition dives into wind energy’s role in powering a modernized low-carbon electricity grid Calgary, Alberta, October 23, 2018 – Approximately 1,200 wind-energy leaders […]
SaskPower contract award confirms the value of wind energy as the province moves to reduce greenhouse gas emissions throughout the economy
Regina, Saskatchewan, October 19, 2018 – The Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA) commends SaskPower and the Government of Saskatchewan for the successful conclusion of that province’s first round of new competitive […]
Advisory: Media Credentials Available for Canada’s Largest Wind Energy Conference in Calgary October 23-25
Speaker highlights include Alberta Environment Minister, Saskatchewan Environment Minister, Bloomberg New Energy Finance When: Tuesday-Thursday, October 23-25, 2018 Where: BMO Centre, Calgary, Alberta What: The Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA) […]
CanWEA responds to targeting of renewable energy in Fraser Institute report on lowering electricity bills in Ontario Ottawa, Ontario, October 4, 2018 “The Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA) is concerned […]
Ottawa, Ontario, September 20, 2018 “While introducing legislation to repeal Ontario’s Green Energy Act today, the Government of Ontario has made inaccurate statements and misleading characterizations about the wind energy […]
New Wind Energy and Bat Conservation Review identifies siting, technology and operational strategies aimed at supporting renewable energy production while minimizing impacts on bats OTTAWA, Ontario – August 27, 2018 […]
More than 1,500 expected at ‘globally significant’ CanWEA conference and tradeshow Dr. Francis Pelletier recognized for lifetime contributions to nation’s wind energy industry Ottawa, Ontario, July 19, 2018 – Today […]
Ottawa, Ontario, July 13, 2018 Quote “Maintaining investor confidence in the Ontario marketplace is important for Ontario’s short- and long-term economic prosperity. The Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA) shares the […]