Toronto hydro crews en route to Florida in wake of Irma | Toronto Star – Toronto Star

More than two-dozen Toronto Hydro workers are driving to Tampa to help restore electricity to hurricane-hit residents.Twenty crew members and eight support staff rolled out of Hydro’s Etobicoke yard in a convoy Tuesday morning, said Tori Gass, a media relations specialist for the city-owned utility.They should arrive in … [Read more...]

Toronto Hydro sends nearly 30 workers to Florida to help restore power after Irma – CBC.ca

Toronto Hydro is sending nearly 30 workers to Florida on Tuesday to help restore power to the Tampa area following Hurricane Irma. The workers will join 175 Hydro One employees who headed south on Monday.  Tori Gass, spokesperson for Toronto Hydro, said the crews are leaving from Toronto Hydro's Etobicoke … [Read more...]

New hydro scheme awards Torridon mountain rescue team £50k – The Scotsman

THE operators of the latest run-of-river hydro scheme in Scotland has donated £50,000 to Torridon Mountain Rescue Team. Pupils from Kinlochewe Primary School, contractors and members of the local community attended at a special event in Kinlochewe to mark the funding windfall and to celebrate the opening of innogy’s … [Read more...]

Hydro One sending crews to Florida to help restore power after Irma – Toronto Star

Hydro One is sending crews to Florida in an effort to support the millions of people left without power in the wake of hurricane Irma.The operator of Ontario’s largest electricity distribution system says it’s getting ready to send 175 employees south.Nearly 4.5 million homes and businesses lost power in the storm … [Read more...]

Hydro One sending crews to Florida – CityNews

Hydro One is sending 175 employees down to Florida to help get the lights back on. “Access to electricity can be a lifeline in a disaster and our crews are determined to help restore power to the families and businesses in Florida as quickly and safely as possible,” Greg Kiraly, Chief Operating Officer of Hydro One, … [Read more...]

Power outage after car hits hydro pole in Surrey – Surrey Now-Leader

Some in Surrey awoke to no power after a car hit a hydro pole along 64th Avenue. Police say the crash happened at approximately 2 a.m. Monday morning near the intersection of 64th Avenue and 184th Street. The driver, a 42-year-old Surrey resident, remained at the scene and was taken to hospital with non-life threatening … [Read more...]

Hydro-Québec proposes to supply 8.3TWh of clean energy to New York – CleanTechnology News, Industry Analysis, Market Research Reports – Clean Technology Business Review

CTBR Staff Writer Published 11 September 2017 Canadian energy company Hydro-Québec has submitted two proposals to New York Power Authority (NYPA) for supplying the state with large volumes of hydroelectricity, between 5.8TWh and 8.3TWh per year. The Canadian company proposes to supply the large volumes of … [Read more...]

Motorcyclist in critical condition after hitting hydro pole in … – Toronto Star

A 31-year-old man is in critical condition after the motorcycle he was driving struck a hydro pole and caught fire in Bowmanville Saturday night.Durham Regional Police responded to the area of King St. E. and Liberty St. S. just after midnight to investigate the crash, and located the man suffering from life-threatening … [Read more...]

Norsk Hydro ASA (NHYDY) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Buy – The Ledger Gazette

The Ledger GazetteNorsk Hydro ASA (NHYDY) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to BuyThe Ledger GazetteNorsk Hydro ASA logo Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Norsk Hydro ASA (OTCMKTS:NHYDY) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research note released on Saturday. They currently have $8.25 price objective on the … [Read more...]

Hydro-electricity generation not hit, says Power Ministry – Daily Mirror

Daily MirrorHydro-electricity generation not hit, says Power MinistryDaily MirrorAlthough the rainfall received by the hydro power generation reservoirs was not enough, power generation would not be affected in the coming months, Renewable Energy Ministry Spokesman Sulakshana Jayawardana said today. He said despite a ... … [Read more...]