April 23, 2014 - La Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec today announced a CDN$42 million investment in the Parc des Moulins wind energy project operated by Invenergy Wind LLC (Invenergy). After this transaction, Invenergy will continue to be the majority controlling shareholder.
Parc des Moulins is a 135.7 MW wind farm that has been in commercial operation since December 2013. It covers three Québec municipalities: Thetford Mines, Kinnear's Mills and Saint-Jean-de-Brébeuf.
Speakers at our annual conferences often graciously make their presentations available. The following are the files of conferences presented in English. To download, please click on the item. For conferences presented in French, please click here.
Pipeline constraints and higher demand pushed up prices for both natural gas and power
On March 18, 2014, preliminary figures from ISO New England Inc., the operator of the region’s bulk power system and wholesale electricity markets, indicated that rising natural gas prices pushed wholesale electricity prices in New England up by 55% in 2013.
October 25, 2013--The AQPER recently filed a position paper with the Quebec Commission on energy issues in Quebec. Our paper strongly advocates making renewable energy a driving force behind regional economic development and brings forward practical steps to help the government reach its greenhouse gas reduction objectives.