Mike Voll presented "Together, Designing our Sustainable Future" at the 2017 Sarnia-Lambton Energy symposium. The presentation provides an overview of Stantec's Power expertise, the evolving grid, various types of energy storage and a detailed overview on microgrids.
PowerShift Atlantic - 4 year Canadian - NRCAN clean energy project
A joint energy demonstration project in the Maritimes.
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How to bring clean energy to Indigenous and remote communities
It’s possible to utilize natural weather resources—and reduce the reliance on diesel—with a scalable, renewable power solution
Published in Power: A Fine Couple They Are (Wind and Solar Power)
The pairing of wind and solar is emerging as a smart strategy to implement renewable energy sources with better economic feasibility
From Stantec ERA: The power of bringing hydropower and solar energy together
The combination of a hybrid solar and hydroelectric systems could provide new opportunities for sustainable power generation
Published in Hydro Review: Samoan Islands lead renewable energy efforts
Two small hydro projects constructed in Samoa have increased electricity supply and helped boost hydro capacity to meet the islands renewable energy goals
Published in IWP&DC Magazine: Women in WaterPower
Sandra Shuster recently discussed her insights into navigating the waterpower industry as a woman with IWP&DC Magazine
From Stantec ERA: 5 reasons why oil companies are investing in solar energy
Find out why solar energy—which has emerged as a cheap and limitless source of renewable energy—is now used by oil and gas companies to run refineries
From Stantec ERA: Pumped storage is the answer to the sustainable energy-storage dilemma
Pumped-storage hydropower is a reliable, clean, and sustainable answer to our energy-storage needs and renewable energy growth
Published in Advances in Water Research: Battery Energy Storage Systems for Water Utilities
Battery Energy Storage Systems may help address challenges associated with the deployment of renewable energy and the continuous escalation of energy projects
From the Design Quarterly: Technologies and trends changing how we power our world
What’s driving change in the energy sector? How will it influence smart cities of tomorrow?
From Stantec ERA: Offshore wind energy is the green future of electricity generation
Massachusetts is leading in the US by tapping into the ocean winds for energy
From Stantec ERA: What’s the future of energy? An Energy Remix to power our planet.
As the population grows, the need for more energy also grows—and old and new stakeholders are redefining how we power, live, and move about our planet
Published in GeoDataPoint: BIM Reaches Beyond Design & Build
Nathan Martin discusses how Stantec has benefited from the use of BIM on large and small projects for over a decade
Stantec ERA Issue 01 | The Energy Remix
What is the future of the energy market?
Transforming a coal-fired power plant into a solar facility
Stantec was part of OPG’s EPC team on its first-ever 44 MW solar facility at the location of what was once North America’s largest coal fueled power plant
Design Quarterly Issue 05 | Smart & Livable Cities
Articulating a livable vision for city life.
Presenting Stantec Design Quarterly 05: Smart & Livable Cities
Articulating a living vision for city living―from the smart city discussion to affordability, congestion, and transport
Microgrids: An energy solution for small towns with big aspirations
A solution for the “chicken and egg” conundrum of smaller municipalities that lack the grid capacity to attract more industry
Smart curtailment: the little-known battle between nature and efficient wind power
Working to save bats, energy, and money at the same time—it’s all about site-specific risk patterns
Biologist’s goal: wind turbines that kill fewer bats and birds
Finding a balance between mitigating habitat impact while installing modern turbine technology to provide renewable energy
Published in Engineering Inc: Power Transmission Sector Exhibiting Strong, Durable Growth