WiRE Gigawatt Club members belong to an exclusive group of industry leaders who provide essential support to WiRE's rapidly growing organization, expanded programming and suite of industry services. 

 

Gowling WLG

As a global, sector-focused law firm, Gowling WLG helps clients navigate the complexities of establishing and conducting business in Canada. Offering unparalleled expertise in wind, solar, wave, tidal, biomaterial and energy storage projects, Gowling WLG delivers innovative, effective solutions to complex energy challenges for both public and private sector industry stakeholders. 

G&W Canada

G&W Electric has been a global supplier of electric power equipment since 1905. Their product offerings include overhead and underground distribution switches, Lazer® Automation solutions, reclosers, distribution and transmission cable accessories, and current limiting system protection devices. Our products are designed to the latest industry standards and backed by over 105 years of engineering expertise. The result is time-proven, reliable performance.

Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG)

Organizations in the energy sector face a complex regulatory landscape involving federal and provincial bodies, and other approval organizations. BLG’s Energy Group can assist you with understanding the complexity of the regulatory process, to help solve challenging problems. We offer a range of experience, which includes transactional experience, litigation skills and an understanding of varying regulatory regimes. Our areas of specialty are oil and gas, and power and electricity.

Hugh Wood Canada Ltd.

Hugh Wood Canada Ltd. is a privately-held independent organization with access to Hugh Wood International (HWI), a global insurance and risk management services firm.  We employ skilled professionals with expertise in the domestic and global marketplace.  Our specialized market niches include real estate, engineering, fine arts and collectibles, renewable energy, healthcare, hospitality and mineral exploration.  

Alectra Utilities

Alectra Utilities provides safe, reliable and innovative energy solutions to families and businesses across the Greater Golden Horseshoe area. Our mission is to be the energy ally that our customers expect us to be. We are equipped to discover the possibilities of energy conservation and new technologies for enhancing the quality of life of nearly one million customers in the communities we serve.

Independent Electricity System Operator (IESO)

The Independent Electricity System Operator (IESO) works at the heart of Ontario's power system. The IESO delivers key services across the electricity sector including: managing the power system in real-time, planning for the province's future energy needs, enabling conservation and designing a more efficient electricity marketplace to support sector evolution. 

S&C Electric Canada Ltd.

S&C helps clients integrate the power from renewable sources into the grid in a predictable and streamlined manner. With 100 years of experience in the design and manufacture of high-voltage electrical equipment, S&C has developed a deep expertise in electric power systems. They deliver high-quality products and services, and their utility-grade products are designed to provide long service life in the most challenging environments and are manufactured to exacting quality standards. S&C continues to develop innovative new solutions, such as energy storage integration systems, that are improving the predictability and reliability of renewable energy production.

TD Bank Group

We're working to integrate environmental responsibility into every aspect of our business. Our goal is to be an environmental leader. We seek to improve environmental quality and make a positive contribution to the economy by embedding an environmental perspective in our business strategy. 

Blakes

As one of Canada’s top business law firms, Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP (Blakes) provides exceptional legal services to leading businesses in Canada and around the world. Our Energy group has one of the leading oil and gas law practices in Canada as well as one of the most experienced and highly regarded power groups. With more than 100 energy law practitioners throughout our offices across Canada and worldwide, we provide in-depth industry knowledge and experience globally. 

Potentia Renewables Inc.

Potentia Renewables is an Independent Power Producer focused on developing, owning and operating solar photovoltaic energy systems for rooftop and ground installations. Our proven technology and demonstrated track record of delivering solar-powered electricity into Ontario’s energy mix enables communities to lessen their reliance on fossil-based fuels.

Electrical Safety Authority (ESA)

The Electrical Safety Authority (ESA) is an administrative authority mandated by the Government of Ontario to enhance public electrical safety in the province.  Both a safety regulator and advocate, ESA’s primary activities are: identifying and targeting leading causes of electrical safety risk; ensuring compliance with regulations; promoting awareness, education and training; and collaborating with stakeholders to improve the state of electrical safety in Ontario.

Northwind Solutions

Northwind is a progressive, customer-focused service organization delivering asset monitoring, performance analytics, operations and maintenance (O&M) services to the renewable energy industry. Our mission is to minimize asset down time and maximize the value of renewable energy assets today, and for the long term.  Established in 2004 in Ontario, Canada, Northwind has become a recognized wind and solar “O&M” services leader in North America.

Northland Power

Northland Power is a developer and owner of clean and green power facilities since 1987 with over $10 billion of high quality power generating assets. They are committed to delivering strong results and a more sustainable future. Northland Power is your Intelligent Energy For a Greener Planet™.