Ontario’s ICI Freezing Comes to Halt; Facilities Can Resume Incentivized Peak Demand Reduction

Posted by Tilo McAlister in Power Generation

Are you a Class A customer taking advantage of the ICI?

After the Ontario government took action to help aid in Covid-19-related economic recovery with its mandatory freezing of the ICI program...


What’s the Deal With Ontario’s Global Adjustment Fee?

Posted by Tilo McAlister in Power Generation

Let’s dig a little deeper into what you’re actually paying for 

Ontario’s electricity prices have been skyrocketing for over a decade – something we can attribute to the Global Adjustment (GA): a...


Prolong the Life of Your Motor Control Centre with a Preventive Maintenance Regime

Posted by Clayton Taylor in Power Distribution

Take care of your MCC, and your MCC will take care of you.

When it comes to MCCs (motor control centres), proper maintenance will go a long way in prolonging its lifespan and avoiding painful...


ERA Launches $55MM Energy Savings for Business Fund

Posted by Paul Walker in Power Distribution, Power Generation

If you’re a resident of Alberta with a passion for green power, here’s how you can benefit.T&T Power Group is pleased to announce that Emissions Reduction Alberta (ERA) has just launched a 55...


Selecting The Appropriate Medium Voltage Switchgear for Your Application

Posted by Clayton Taylor in Power Distribution

Here’s why you might require MV switchgear with single busbars, vs. double busbars

When deciding on the right medium voltage (MV) switchgear for your application, there are some key general...


Learning about MCCs (Motor Control Centers)

Posted by Clayton Taylor in Power Distribution

Controlling multiple motors with a complex (yet very simple) solution

When it comes to a range of different commercial and industrial applications, it is common for several electric motors to be...


Why Off-Grid Home Owners Should Invest in Backup Power Generator

Posted by Ashley Locke in Power Generation

Outages will happen - so it’s best to be prepared for them.

Whether you are looking to setup your home, your cottage or your commercial space as off-grid - it is important to consider some of the...


Exploring the Benefits of Combined Heat and Power (CHP) Systems

Posted by Tilo McAlister in Power Generation

According to the Environmental & Energy Study Institute, there are more than 4,100 CHP systems being employed in the U.S. alone as of 2013.

 

 First things first: What exactly is a Combined Heat...


How Does an Automatic Transfer Switch (ATS) Work?

Posted by Clayton Taylor in Power Distribution

Learn more about the “brain” of electrical systems

Contrary to what many might believe, using a manual transfer switch that’s used with portable generators isn’t going to make your standby...


Exploring the Value of Cogeneration for Canadian Greenhouses

Posted by Ben Tinklin in Power Generation

It’s time for greenhouse operators in Canada to really consider the immense advantages of CHP.

Of the many industries that can benefit from CHP, greenhouses and grow ops certainly stand out...