Safe Wood Stoves in the Sahtu

Training and installation of EPA wood stoves has been happening in the Sahtu.

Read More »

Kakisa Goes Biomass

Posted 2015-04-24

The Ka’a’gee Tu First Nation’s new Wood Master Boiler in Kakisa is now in its final stages of installation.

Read More »

Fort McPherson Visit

Posted 2014-11-26
Category Community Visits
Arctic Energy Alliance’s Inuvik Regional Energy Project Coordinator, recently had a short trip to Fort McPherson.  

Read More »

Wood Stoves in Tsiigehtchic

Posted 2014-11-18
Category Community Visits

Inuvik’s Regional Energy Project Coordinator and a Yellowknife Program Coordinator teamed up for a trip to Tsiigehtchic in early November. 

Read More »

NWT Biomass Energy Association Update

Posted 2014-11-18
Category Taking Action

The rapid increase in the use of wood pellet heating systems in the NWT has resulted in numerous business opportunities related to wood pellet supply and distribution and the provision of technical services.

Read More »

Fort McPherson Biomass Project

Posted 2014-06-26

Arctic Energy Alliance staff attended the Fort McPherson Biomass Project stakeholders meeting.

Read More »

Wood Stove Project in Fort Good Hope

Posted 2014-02-25
Category Community Visits

Fort Good Hope and the Arctic Energy Alliance are working on a wood stove project that will see a number of residents having new efficient wood stoves installed in their homes.

Read More »

NWT Biomass Energy Association

Posted 2014-02-25

The Northwest Territories Biomass Energy Association was created by private sector business and trades people with a pecuniary interest in the biomass energy sector.

Read More »

Kakisa Ka’a'gee Tu First Nations Biomass Project

Posted 2014-01-30
Category Community Visits

Congratulations to Kakisa for making the effort to reduce their Greenhouse Gas footprint and lower their heating costs!

Read More »

New Fort McPherson Boiler Videos

Posted 2014-01-29
Category Taking Action

People in Ft McPherson wanted to get away from being dependent on fossil fuels so decided to install a system that uses chipped willows to produce heat for the Band office and the nursing station. 

Read More »

Energy Efficient Wood Heating - “Burn it Smart Workshop” at Yellowknife City Hall

Posted 2013-10-09

The “Burn it Smart Workshop” hosted by the City of Yellowknife and presented by Linda Todd from the Arctic Energy Alliance (AEA) was a great success.

Read More »

Biomass District Heating Videos

The communities of Behchoko and Yellowknife have installed and are operating wood pellet district heating systems to heat several buildings with a single boiler and Fort Providence is looking at a wood chip district heating system to heat some of its buildings.

Read More »

National Aboriginal Economic Development Symposium

Posted 2013-05-29
Category Taking Action

On May 29 and 30, Arctic Energy Alliance’s (AEA) Linda Todd and Marie-Soleil Lacoursiere represented the AEA at the 2013 National Aboriginal Economic Development Symposium – Renewable Energy Forum in Victoria, BC.

Read More »

AEA Biomass Video Showings in Yellowknife

Posted 2013-05-03
Category Taking Action

Arctic Energy Alliance (AEA) had two events in Yellowknife to show the new biomass videos.

Read More »

AEA Biomass Video Release in Behchoko

Posted 2013-05-02
Category Taking Action

AEA Staff from Yellowknife and Whati were in Behchoko to launch a new video featuring first-of-its-kind district heating system in Behchoko on April 17th.

Read More »

AEA Discussion with Aurora Students

Posted 2013-05-02
Category Community Visits

On April 17th, Aurora College students in Fort Providence were also able to view AEA’s new Community Wood Energy/Biomass video.

Read More »

Biomass Video release in Fort Providence

Posted 2013-05-02
Category Taking Action

Arctic Energy Alliance released a new video about Renewable Energy options with respect to wood heating on April 16th.

Read More »

BioEnergy In the Northwest Territories

Posted 2012-10-26

Recent article printed in the Canadian Bioenergy Association's magazine.

Read More »

Town of Norman Wells Energy

An independent study done by Associated Engineering for the town of Norman Wells was undertaken to determine the best option for heat in Norman Wells as their natural gas runs out.

Read More »