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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Waterpower Project Expansion Completed in Elora

                    OWA celebrates official Grand Opening of the Elora Generating Station (June 22nd – Elora, ON) The Ontario Waterpower Association (OWA) congratulates Shaman Power Corporation on the completion of the Elora Generation Station. OWA, community supporters and industry partners joined in on the celebration of the […]

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R.H. Saunders Generating Station Celebrates 60 Years

          Pre-Registered Tours June 23 Cornwall – Ontario Power Generation (OPG) is celebrating 60 years of generating clean, renewable hydro-electricity along the St. Lawrence River at the R.H. Saunders Generating Station (GS). “We’re proud to be stewards of a number of water powered stations with rich and long histories, like the […]

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OWA congratulates new Ontario Progressive Conservative government

Made in Ontario waterpower is the backbone of a reliable, affordable electricity system (June 8th – Peterborough, ON) The Ontario Waterpower Association (OWA) congratulates Premier designate Doug Ford and the Progressive Conservative Party of Ontario (PCs) in their electoral success in the formation of a majority government. The industry looks forward to contributing to the […]

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Waterpower Industry and Electricity Human Resources Canada Strike Collaborative Agreement

                         Focus on Youth, Diversity and Indigenous Employment (May 22, 2018 – Peterborough) The Ontario Waterpower Association (OWA) and Electricity Human Resources Canada (EHRC) are pleased to announce that the organizations have executed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to foster collaboration and provide a […]

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Waterpower Project Expansion Completed in Parry Sound

  OWA celebrates official Grand Opening of the Cascade Falls Generating Station (May 11th – Parry Sound, ON) The Ontario Waterpower Association (OWA) congratulates Bracebridge Generation Ltd. on the completion of the Cascade Falls Generation Station. OWA, government, Wasauksing First Nation, community supporters and industry partners joined in on the celebration of the grand opening […]

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Considerations for the Development of a Wetland Offsetting Policy for Ontario: A Report of the Wetland Conservation Strategy Advisory Panel

On May 7th, 2018 Considerations for the Development of a Wetland Offsetting Policy for Ontario: A Report of the Wetland Conservation Strategy Advisory Panel was submitted to the Honourable Nathalie Des Rosiers, Minister of Natural Resources and Forestry. The Ontario Waterpower Association took part in the panel, which was established in November 2017 to enable […]

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Overwhelming Public Support for Made in Ontario Waterpower

  For immediate release OWA Releases Results of Opinion Polling (May 7, 2018 – Peterborough) As the province prepares for the next election in June, the Ontario Waterpower Association (OWA) has released the results of recent opinion polling to provide insight on the public’s views on electricity issues broadly, and waterpower specifically. “The results of […]

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HydroVision International

June 26, 2018 7:30 am

Canadian Hydropower Forum

November 21, 2018 9:00 am