Everyone welcome - All WiRE Field trips are open to all genders.
Increase your literacy across a wide range of applications related to renewable energy, and learn about power sector technologies, projects, companies and associations.
OPG - Sir Adam Beck Hydroelectric Facilities
Tour Ontario Power Generation’s Sir Adam Beck Complex in Niagara! This historical facility has a renewable generating capacity of nearly 2,000 MW. It harnesses the power of the mighty Niagara River to provide clean, reliable, and low-cost power for Ontarians every day of the year. Take a tour and learn more. Due to capacity restrictions, the first 30 people to respond will been given a spot.
Date: Wednesday, July 3rd
Time: 10am- 2pm
Location: OPG - Sir Adam Beck Hydroelectric Facilities, 14000 Niagara Pkwy, Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON L0S 1J0
Showcasing Kinectrics - Transmission and Distribution Group
Participants will get a good understanding of Kinectrics’ capabilities and services and how we support the energy industry. Kinectrics provides independent third party testing services to qualify new products on behalf of customers, utilities and manufacturers to a variety of internationally recognized standards. We also perform commissioning tests in the field and failure investigations/forensics in the lab to help our clients understand modes of failure on components used in the power industry. Participants will get a chance to tour our various labs and meet experts in the transmission and distribution field.
Date: Thursday, September 12th
Time: 9AM – 1PM – Lunch included
Location: Kinectrics – 800 Kipling Ave, Etobicoke
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