Left to right: Ben Marken (Selkirk College), Blair Weston (FortisBC), Roger Austin (Austin Engineering), Darren McElhinney (FortisBC), Mary Austin (Austin Engineering) and Jason Taylor (Selkirk College).
Energy, Technology

3D printing innovation in engineering

Selkirk College and Austin Engineering worked together to create a 3D printed model of the proposed Corra Linn dam upgrades for FortisBC.

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A woman (Merran Smith) on a bike smiling as she waits at the side of a road
Renewable Energy, Sustainability & environment

Rock Star Merran Smith: Creating a cleaner tomorrow

Merran Smith, founder and Executive Director of Clean Energy Canada, was recently appointed to co-chair the Climate Solutions and Clean Growth Advisory Council

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Figure 1. Bedrock geology and drillhole location in Cobalt South.
Mining Insider, Mines First Cobalt commences borehole geophysics at Keeley-Frontier

First Cobalt’s objective is to create the largest pure-play cobalt exploration and development company in the world.

Pond Technologies logo.
Energy, Global Pond Technologies: First Commercial Carbon Abatement Algae Plant to be built at Stelco

The construction of the commercial algae plant will be the world's first that utilizes industrial greenhouse gas emissions.

The all-season Inuvik Tuktoyaktuk Highway covers an area rich in natural gas fields. The government is now considering how to use this gas: locally or shipping it elsewhere?
Exploration, Northwest Territories

Exploring the gas fields of the Northwest Territories

The Government of the Northwest Territories studies potential for exploration in the Beaufort-Delta region with the completion of the Inuvik Tuktoyaktuk Highway

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A yellow Teck truck shovel in front of a large pile of coal
Mines, British Columbia

45 years of coal mining leadership

Celebrating a milestone at Teck's Fording River Operations

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A lady showing some environmental science equipment
Sustainability & environment, Technology

Exploring eDNA

BC Innovation Council (BCIC) Ignite program chose Dr. Caren Helbing and Hemmera Envirochem’s environmental monitoring research project for funding.

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NAIT is currently working on Phase 1 of the applied research project to test DME in long-haul trucks in Alberta.
Education, Renewable Energy, Alberta

NAIT applies DME to long-haul trucks in Alberta

NAIT researcher explains DME, NAIT’s applied research project with industry partners, and how close the alternative renewable fuel is to market.

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A wind turbine in a field with a herd of deer lounging in the grass around it.
Renewable Energy, Sustainability & environment, Technology, Alberta

Major renewable energy company focuses on Alberta

EDF EN Canada has several wind projects currently advancing through development in Alberta, but is also exploring combinations of solar and wind.

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Four men on a roof working on an equipment installation.
Education, Alberta

Microgrid innovation at Medicine Hat College

Bluenergy Solarwind perfects double-helix urban wind turbine for Medicine Hat College’s microgrid.

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Bryan Cox
Mines, British Columbia

Podcast: One-on-one ​Interview with ​MABC president, ​Bryan Cox

Mining and Energy goes one-on-one with Bryan Cox, ​President and CEO of the Mining Association of British Columbia

Foster Coulson standing with the Coulson Ice Blast product

Introducing Ice Storm90™

Coulson Ice Blast offers an environmentally friendly and cost-effective way to clean heavy equipment.

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Wind turbine at the Old Man 1 wind farm.
Alberta

Competing in the Renewable Energy Program

Alberta Wind Energy Corporation and Boralex join forces as Alberta Renewable Power Limited Partnership to compete in the AESO’s Renewable Energy Program.

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Inproheat

Efficient hot water production with SubCom®

Inproheat uses sixty years of experience and refined SubCom® technology to compete in the final phase of Foresight’s ARCTIC challenge.

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Heron Canada was founded with the goal of advocating for the aboriginal communities in Northern Ontario. Now they offer sustainable solutions for mining.

Bringing bidirectional chargers to mine sites

Heron Canada, a member of MSTA Canada, offers sustainable solutions for mining’s power problems in the form of microgrids and electric vehicles.

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Photo courtesy Lake Erie Portable Screeners
Products & equipment

New Pitbull Grizzly Screen offers ease-of-use and serviceability features

Lake Erie Portable Screeners is proud to introduce the heavy-duty Pitbull PB148 Static Grizzly.

Farren Billey of FB Drilling shows elementary school students how a diamond drill rig works. The drill rig is the chamber’s educational-relations centrepiece.
Education, Minerals, Mines, Products & equipment

Mingle with miners during Minerals South

The 13th annual Minerals South Conference and Trade Show is hosted by the East Kootenay Chamber of Mines (EKCM).

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