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April 5, 2022

Employment Opportunity - Wind Turbine Technician


The Wind Energy Institute of Canada is looking for a Wind Turbine Technician. The Wind Turbine Technician is responsible for the commissioning, maintenance, and operational support of wind turbines, test systems, and associated components. Analyze, troubleshoot, and service mechanical and electrical aspects of wind turbines, testing systems, and associated components. For more information, please see the job ad.
August 23, 2019
WEICan releases RFP for proposed 100 kW solar PV system and 200 kWh battery storage system
WEICan proposes to supplement its existing facilities with a solar PV array and a new battery energy storage system and has released a Request for Proposals (RFP) document. The approximate ratings... More >

May 15, 2019
WEICan Releases PERD Project Summary Report
NRCan’s PERD project is intended to provide empirical evidence for the ancillary services that wind turbines and storage batteries are capable of providing in addition to simply generating... More >

March 14, 2019
Wind Energy Institute of Canada Receives Lieutenant Governor’s Award for Engineering Achievement
The Wind Energy Institute of Canada received an Award for Engineering Achievement from the Office of Lieutenant Governor – Government of Prince Edward Island for its work within the national wind... More >

The Wind Energy Institute of Canada advances the development of wind energy across Canada through research, testing, innovation and collaboration.