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Electricity Industry is dynamic and evolving – innovation via technology is sparking a need for new skillsets Ottawa, October 10, 2018 Smart grids, renewable electricity generation, automation, carbon capture and storage, and electric vehicles are transforming the traditional electricity industry. Technological innovation is reshaping and reinventing the...

Electricity Industry is dynamic and evolving – innovation in technology is sparking new skills Ottawa, ONTARIO, August 1, 2018 -- The Canadian electricity industry is evolving rapidly. Smart grids, renewable generation, automation, carbon capture and storage, and electric vehicles have the potential to transform the system....

Highlights how energy transitions underway will affect Alberta’s electricity workforce CALGARY, AB (April 19, 2018) – Electricity Human Resources Canada (EHRC), released its Labour Market Intelligence for Alberta’s Energy Sector – Workforce Transitions report earlier this week amongst a key group of employers, labour and educators...

[caption id="attachment_5867" align="aligncenter" width="300"] The Hon. Patty Hajdu, Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour, with elected officials and CO-OP students from OPG, introducing Student Jobs Program for the Electricity Sector, at The Darlington Nuclear Information Center. (Photo: Business Wire)[/caption] Courtice, ON – April 10, 2018...

OTTAWA, Ontario- March 1, 2018 -- Event unveils preliminary findings from EHRC’s Labour Market Information (LMI) Study for the Canadian Electricity Industry followed by an engaging discussion with industry.  Electricity Human Resources Canada (EHRC), Canada's leading source for human resources research and tools for the electricity and...

OTTAWA, Ontario--Electricity Human Resources Canada (EHRC), Canada's leading source for human resources research and tools for the electricity and renewable energy industry, today announced that Mike Allen, Ontario Power Generation’s Senior Vice President, Nuclear Refurbishment, has won its Leader of the Year award. Mr. Allen will be...

OTTAWA, Ontario -August 22, 2017 - Electricity Human Resources Canada (EHRC), today announced its upcoming National Labour Market Information (LMI) study − Workforce in Motion 2017-2022. Funded in part by the Government of Canada’s Sectoral Initiatives Program, the new LMI study is an update to EHRC’s...

OTTAWA, Ontario–Electricity Human Resources Canada (EHRC) has set out a call for nominations for its 2017 EHRC Awards of Excellence. Dedicated to the electricity industry workforce, the 2017 EHRC Awards of Excellence recognises and highlights the outstanding achievements of those at the forefront of industry...

OTTAWA, Ontario - August 8, 2017 --Electricity Human Resources Canada (EHRC), in partnership with the Government of Ontario’s EnAbling Change Program, has developed an online portal of valuable and practical information and resources to help employers improve or enhance equity of access and supports for people with...