Tilo McAlister

Head of Strategic Marketing at T&T Power Group

Recent Posts

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...


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...


Why CHP is Being Embraced by More and More Industries

Posted by Tilo McAlister in Power Generation

Today’s CHP market welcomes a diverse range of industries, and it’s for the better

CHP systems combine the production of both thermal and electric energy into one streamlined process - requiring...


How T&T Power Group Completed a Pivotal Infrastructure Upgrade for Metro Vancouver

Posted by Tilo McAlister in Power Distribution

The project presented several key challenges, and these three organizations overcame them all.

Delta, B.C’s Metro Vancouver Regional District’s Annacis Island Wastewater Treatment Plant (MV...


Why this Ontario Manufacturer Built His Own Power Plant

Posted by Tilo McAlister in Power Generation

Here's a short story about a large manufacturer who got so fed-up with the high cost and poor quality of electricity in his area that he decided to 'Ditch the Grid' altogether.


How Small and Medium Businesses Can Save Big with Combined Heat & Power

Posted by Tilo McAlister in Power Generation

Use our Simple ROI Calculator to see how much.

Large businesses in Ontario can cut their cost of electricity in half by participating in the Industrial Conservation Initiative (ICI) to mitigate...


Here's What Ontario's Global Adjustment Freeze Means for Class A Customers

Posted by Tilo McAlister in Power Distribution, Power Generation

In a news release Friday, June 26th, the Ontario government announced plans to stabilize electricity rates for participants in the Province’s Industrial Conservation Initiative (ICI). Effective...


How to Save $500k on Global Adjustment, a Peak Shaving  Road Map 

Posted by Tilo McAlister in Power Generation

The Global Adjustment fee (GA) might be the number one cause of grey hair among CFOs and Energy Managers in Ontario, but fortunately there is a proven way to relieve the stress. In this blog, you...


Ontario PCs are deferring a portion of the Global Adjustment. How will this affect your hydro bill?

Posted by Tilo McAlister in Power Distribution, Power Generation

Global Adjustment Fees reduced during COVID-19

For many, Ontario's Global Adjustment Fee needs no introduction. 'GA' - as most people call it, accounts for more than half of a typical...