Nov. 16 – Alfred Project Tour

Nov. 16 – Alfred Project Tour

Visit Prescott-Russel’s 1st Community Solar Project Learn how solar power is generated from industry experts and get up to speed on the project’s history and partnership with the Keewaywin First Nation. The tour will be offered in English only.  The event will...
Alfred Project Launch Event Attracts Curious Crowd

Alfred Project Launch Event Attracts Curious Crowd

On an uncharacteristically warm fall day, 85 people gathered in Alfred, Ontario to celebrate the launch of a unique, first-in-Canada solar power project. Dubbed the “Alfred Project” for its location in the heart of Alfred, the 500 kW ground mount solar PV...
Aug. 26 – Free Tour of Rapides-Farmer Generation Station

Aug. 26 – Free Tour of Rapides-Farmer Generation Station

Offered by Hydro Quebec and facilitated by the Ottawa Renewable Energy Co-operative, this tour will bring together like-minded individuals for an overview of the landmark generating facility only minutes from downtown Ottawa. In the heart of Gatineau, just 6 km from...
July 10 – Open House + Volunteer Orientation

July 10 – Open House + Volunteer Orientation

Get the Full Scoop! Join us for an in-depth update on co-op activities. David Mazur-Goulet, OREC’s Communications Manager, will be sharing noteworthy updates including new project news, a recap on the fifth offering, upcoming events, and future endeavours (HINT:...
April 23 – North Grenville Sustainability Fair

April 23 – North Grenville Sustainability Fair

Sustainable North Grenville is hosting a series of presentations and workshops at this year’s 10th annual NG Sustainability Fair and Market. There will be a wide range of exciting topics for living well and sustainably. Talk on Community Power in Ontario Join...