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Keeping Cozy with Wood Stove Heat online presentation – Oct. 18

Join us for a free Zoom information session to kick off our Choose Biomass Week. Oct. 18, 7-8 p.m. Learn about: New, more efficient wood stoves Harvesting and burning wood Safety codes for proper installation Safe use and maintenance of your wood stove REGISTER NOW

Choose Biomass Week: Oct. 18-22

Join us for Choose Biomass Week, Oct. 18–22 to learn what wood heating can do for you. We’re hosting free online sessions for homeowners, students, and owners and operators of commercial buildings, from 8:45 to noon every day. Day 1: Overview and kickoff—for everyone Day 2: Residential biomass 101—for homeowners and students Day 3: Overview … Read more

Employment Opportunity – Energy Management Specialist

Permanent, full-time The Arctic Energy Alliance (AEA) is a not-for-profit organization, established in 1997 to help communities, consumers, producers, regulators and policy makers to work together to reduce the costs and environmental impacts of energy and utility services in the Northwest Territories (NWT).   The AEA is supported by various territorial departments and agencies, and does … Read more

2020/21 Annual Report

Check out our latest annual report to see what the AEA has been up to over the past year. Here are some of the highlights: We provided 2,694 total rebates and other incentives, worth nearly $2 million. That’s over 1,000 more rebates than the previous year. The clients we worked with will annually save: 1,300 … Read more

Call for Expressions of Interest – Community Energy Planning

The Arctic Energy Alliance (AEA) is seeking expressions of interest from new Community Partners to participate in our ongoing Community Energy Planning Project. Mid-August 2021 project start:Completed Expressions of Interest must be submitted to AEA by noon August 9, 2021. April 2022 project start:Completed Expressions of Interest must be submitted to AEA by noon September … Read more

Yellowknife office summer hours

Starting this week, the Yellowknife office will be on a summer schedule. Beginning July 2, the office will be closed to the public on Fridays. Staff will still be working, so you can still contact us and any meetings or appointments on Fridays can still proceed as planned. Regular hours will resume sometime in early … Read more

New pilot project: rebates for newly constructed buildings (for businesses)

We’ve launched a new pilot project to help businesses save energy and money in newly constructed buildings. If your building meets strict energy-efficiency criteria, we can give you a rebate of up to $50,000 to help offset the cost of those energy efficiency measures. We can also provide free advice to help you reach your … Read more

Arctic Energy Alliance wins back-to-back ENERGY STAR® Canada Awards

The Arctic Energy Alliance (AEA) is thrilled to be the recipient of a 2021 ENERGY STAR Canada Special Recognition award. This is the AEA’s second ENERGY STAR Canada Award, coming on the heels of last year’s Program Administrator of the Year award. Among the accomplishments that earned the AEA the award, in 2020 the organization … Read more

Call for Expressions of Interest: Wood Pellet Boiler Installation

Does your facility have a hydronic heating system and does it use between roughly 10,000 and 50,000 litres ($10,000 to $60,000) of heating fuel per year? Or does it have between roughly 300m2 and 1,500m2 of heated area? If so, you may want to consider looking at this environmentally friendly conversion that could reduce your … Read more

Changes to rebate application timelines

From June 2020 until April 2021, the AEA temporarily allowed people to take up to six months to submit applications for rebates on energy-efficient products instead of the usual three months. For products purchased on or after April 22, that timeline will go back to three months. If you are applying for a rebate on … Read more