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 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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Waterpower Project Expansion Completed on the Mississippi River

     OWA celebrates official Grand Opening of the Enerdu Generating Station   (April 27th – Almonte, ON) The Ontario Waterpower Association (OWA) congratulates Enerdu Power Systems Ltd. on the completion of the Enerdu Generation Station. OWA, community supporters and industry partners joined in on the celebration of the grand opening of the facility on […]

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RENEW – OWA Spring Newsletter

Welcome to RENEW, a quarterly publication of the Ontario Waterpower Association (OWA). This issue celebrates three waterpower facilities located in Southern Ontario that are newly commissioned or being commissioned this spring. It includes the results from a recently conducted public opinion survey, focused on support for waterpower and issued by Innovative Research. It also features […]

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