The Arctic Energy Alliance Announces Its New Executive Director

Posted 2018-09-10

Mr. Mark Heyck has been selected as the new Executive Director of the Arctic Energy Alliance. Mr. Heyck will assume his position starting on September 11, 2018.

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2017-18 Annual Report

Posted 2018-07-26
Category Reports

Want to know what the AEA did over the past year? It's in our latest annual report. Check it out to see how we've been helping northerners reduce greenhous gas emissions and energy bills.

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Building Energy-Efficient Housing in Yellowknife

Posted 2018-06-22
Category Taking Action

Since 2010, the City of Yellowknife has had a bylaw in place requiring all new homes built in the city to meet a score of 80 or above under the EnerGuide Rating System. We've put together some information related to the impact of that bylaw and the role the AEA has played in evaluating new homes in Yellowknife.

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Community Healthy Living Fairs Around the NWT

Over the past year, AEA staff have had many opportunities to attend Community Healthy Living Fairs around the territory. Since mid-February, we attended fairs in Katlo'deeche, Sambaa K’e, Fort Resolution and Ndilo/Dettah.

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Energy Workshops through the City of Yellowknife

Posted 2018-03-06

At the end of February, the AEA wrapped up a series of evening energy workshops offered through the City of Yellowknife’s recreation programs.

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Tlicho Youth Conference in Whati

Posted 2018-02-01
Category Community Visits

The Arctic Energy Alliance was invited to set up a booth at the Tlicho Youth Conference in Whati from January 26-28. 

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Habitat for Humanity’s New High-Efficiency Home Ready for Move-In

In mid-December, Habitat for Humanity handed over the keys to its newest Yellowknife home—just in time for the holidays.

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Renewables in Remote Communities Conference

The AEA was well represented at the Renewables in Remote Communities Conference held in Whitehorse from October 23-26.

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Community Healthy Living Fair in Fort McPherson

In October, the AEAʹs Sheena Adams was at the fair in Fort McPherson to encourage people to keep their community healthy by reducing their energy use and greenhouse gas emissions.

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AEA Gets High Marks on Home Energy Evaluation Procedure

Posted 2017-10-20
Category Household

We got some fantastic news from Natural Resources Canada recently: our home energy evaluations are among the best in the country.

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2016-17 Annual Report

Posted 2017-10-17
Category Reports

2016-17 was quite a year for the Arctic Energy Alliance. Check out our annual report to read about the strides we took to help northerners reduce greenhouse gas emissions and energy bills. 

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Community Healthy Living Fair in Tsiigehtchic

On October 3 and 4, Sheena Adams, our Beaufort-Delta Regional Energy Project Coordinator, represented the AEA at the Community Healthy Living Fair in Tsiigehtchic.

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Sahtu Community Visits

Posted 2017-10-13
Category Community Visits

We recently held drop-in sessions in Fort Good Hope and Deline, where residents could stop by to ask questions on becoming more energy efficient, installing renewable energy sources and more.

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A Great Evaluation of Yellowknife’s Newest Habitat for Humanity Home

We visited Yellowknife's newest Habitat for Humanity house to conduct a mid-construction evaluation under Natural Resources Canada’s EnerGuide Rating System for homes.

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Behchoko Community Visit

Posted 2017-08-28
Category Community Visits

From August 21-23, Sonny Zoe, our Tlicho Regional Project Coordinator, visited Behchoko along with Alexandra Giroux and Kevin Cull, both from our Yellowknife office. 

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Gateway Jamboree 2017

Posted 2017-08-21
Category Community Visits

The Arctic Energy Alliance’s South Slave Regional Office was invited to set up a booth at the Gateway Jamboree music festival in Enterprise on August 12.

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Jean Marie River Home Energy Efficiency Project Update

Posted 2017-08-17
Category Taking Action

In July, the AEA’s home energy efficiency crew returned to Jean Marie River for follow-up consultations with homeowners participating in the Home Energy Efficiency Project.

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Tu Beta Ts'ena (Water is Life) Gathering 2017

Posted 2017-08-16
Category Community Visits

The Arctic Energy Alliance was kindly invited to set up an educational booth at the 2017 Tu Beta Ts'ena (Water is Life) Gathering in Fort Smith.

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Annual Report 2015-2016

Posted 2016-07-25
Category Reports

The Arctic Energy Alliance 2015-2016 Annual Report is available for download.

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Yellowknife EGH80 Bylaw - Impact on Energy Use

Posted 2016-06-14
Category Reports

Results of a research partnership with Concordia University to data mine the Arctic Energy Alliance's home energy evaluation database for meaningful trends, lessons, and energy policy. 

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Newsletter Break

Posted 2015-06-24
Category Employment

After the July newsletter there will be a break before they continue due to a staff change at Arctic Energy Alliance.

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Lighting Retrofit

Posted 2015-06-24
Category Taking Action
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True Value Hardware recently received a rebate cheque from the Commercial Energy Conservation and Efficiency Program (CECEP) for installing LED lights throughout the store.

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Inuvik Solar Information Session

Posted 2015-06-16

A dozen Inuvik residents joined Arctic Energy Alliance staff at the Inuvik Centennial Library to learn about solar installation in the Northwest Territories. 

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Response to the Energy Charrette

Posted 2015-06-15
Category Taking Action

The Government of the Northwest Territories has released its response to the Energy Charrette Report.

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Inuvik Gardening

Posted 2015-06-11
Category Community Visits

An Arctic Energy Alliance Project Coordinator from Yellowknife took a few moments on his regional travel to visit the AEA community garden plot at the Inuvik Greenhouse. 

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