Welcome to the Wind Energy Institute of Canada (WEICan)

Advancing wind energy in Canada for more than 40 years.

Welcome to the Wind Energy Institute of Canada (WEICan)

Advancing wind energy in Canada for more than 40 years.

Powering the future with sustainable wind energy solutions

Powering Wind Energy Progress with Our 10 MW R&D Park

The Wind Energy Institute of Canada (WEICan) is at the forefront of pioneering innovation in the wind energy sector. Our mission is clear: to lead the way in powering the future with sustainable wind energy solutions. How do we do it? By specializing in hands-on research, providing expert technical guidance, fostering the adoption of cutting-edge technology, and collaborating with businesses and communities alike.

WEICan Wind R&D Park
(at 80 meters)

Real-World Testing

We provide a real-world environment for testing and validating new wind energy technologies, ensuring they are reliable and effective in practical conditions.

data & analytics

We generate valuable data on wind turbine performance,solar array performance, and meteorological conditions, which can inform the development of more efficient and cost-effective solutions.

Innovation Hub

Our facilities serve as an innovation hub where researchers can experiment with novel concepts and ideas, fostering creativity and breakthroughs in wind energy technology.

Research, Development & Demonstration

Our cutting-edge Wind Research and Development Park acts as a dynamic testing ground, bridging the gap between theoretical concepts and practical applications.

Collaboration Opportunities

We encourage collaboration among industry experts, researchers, and stakeholders, facilitating knowledge exchange and accelerating the pace of innovation.

Education & Outreach

Through a variety of programs, we aim to make wind energy science easy to understand, inspire future generations, and encourage everyone to actively join us on the journey towards renewable energy solutions.

Passionate – Dedicated – Pioneering

Where expertise meets innovation

Join WEICan in Pioneering the future of wind energy

Meet Our Featured Partners

We believe in the power of collaboration to drive innovation and progress in wind energy. With our expertise in research, development, and innovation, plus a real-world testing platform, we’re committed to advancing cutting-edge technologies together.

Join the WEICAN team

Why Work With Us

Are you ready to join a dynamic team and make a meaningful impact on the world? Look no further than WEICan – a workplace dedicated to driving positive change and fostering innovation.

  • Purpose-driven mission

  • Collaborative environment

  • Innovation and growth

  • Impactful projects

  • Inclusive culture

  • Competitive benefits

By the numbers

Wind energy produced since 2013
Solar energy produced since 2021
Trained since 2007

Discoveries and Developments at WEICan

latest news & insights

Uncover groundbreaking projects, cutting-edge technologies, and collaborative ventures that are shaping the future of renewable energy. Whether you’re an industry professional, a curious learner, or a passionate environmental advocate, our page offers a wealth of knowledge and inspiration.