The Collective Voice of Ontario’s Waterpower Industry

Waterpower is Ontario’s most reliable renewable energy source and has been the backbone of the province’s electricity supply for over a century. The OWA represents the common and collective interests of this foundational industry.

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The Power of Water Canada Conference

The annual Power of Water Canada Conference and Tradeshow offers tremendous networking activities that provide exhibitors with the opportunity to make connections and build alliances with hydroelectric professionals, Indigenous Communities, and provincial and federal government representatives.

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OWA 2017 Fall Newsletter RENEW

October 12, 2017 Welcome to RENEW, a quarterly publication of the Ontario Waterpower Association. With the next provincial election now less than a year away, electricity policies and politics will come into sharper focus. This issue celebrates yet another successful industry/First Nation partnership in the commissioning of the Peter Sutherland Sr. facility in northeastern Ontario. It […]

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2017 Power of Water Canada Conference

      Largest Hydroelectric Event in the Country Niagara-on-the-Lake, (Oct 2, 2017) – The Ontario Waterpower Association’s (OWA) annual Power of Water Canada Conference and Tradeshow is scheduled to take place October 23rd – 25th at the White Oaks Conference Resort in Niagara-on-the Lake. The conference will feature the Long Term Energy Plan, Market […]

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OWA Releases Waterpower History Catalogue as part of Ontario 150 Celebrations

Waterpower History Celebrated for Canada’s 150th OWA Releases Catalogue Featuring Facilities over 100 Years Old (June 12, 2017 – Toronto) The Ontario Waterpower Association (OWA) is joining in the celebration of Canada’s 150th anniversary with the release of a catalogue featuring facilities that have operated for over 100 years. Support for this initiative is being […]

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OWA Updates Ontario’s Waterpower Inventories

    Assessments Undertaken for Remote Communities and MNRF Dams (October 2, 2017 – Toronto) The Ontario Waterpower Association (OWA) is pleased to announce the completion of two initiatives designed to improve the analysis and assessment of waterpower potential in Ontario.  The first, undertaken by Hatch Ltd, updates the “Northern Hydro Assessment”, prepared for the […]

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