Friday, September 24, 2021


Deep Dive: Community Centre Reduces Energy Consumption By Half

By Zack Metcalfe The AYR Motor Centre in Woodstock, New Brunswick, is this town’s single largest consumer of electricity. In fact, since opening its doors...

No Project Too Small: Quispamsis Pursues Efficiency Everywhere

By Zack Metcalfe Over the holidays, when most Maritimers are battling the cold and dark with hot chocolate and festive sweaters, they’ve come to expect...

Net Zero for No Extra Cost: Reimagining Energy Efficiency Retrofits

By Chris Benjamin Lorrie Rand remembers two pivotal moments leading to the creation of the ReCover Initiative, which aims to reimagine energy-efficient buildings in Nova...

QUEST to Establish Smart Energy Accelerator program in New Brunswick

New federal funds will support the Quality Urban Energy Systems of Tomorrow (QUEST) to establish a Smart Energy Community (SEC) Accelerator program in New...

QUEST, Pollution Probe Release Energy Innovation Report

QUEST and Pollution Probe have released their first Innovation Sandboxes project report: Enter the Sandbox: Developing Innovations Sandboxes for the Energy Sector. The report identifies best...

New Project to Leverage Low-Emission Energy Tech in a Post-COVID-19 Economy

QUEST and Pollution Probe have launched the Innovation Sandboxes Project to help accelerate the transition of Canadian electricity and natural gas systems to a...

QUEST Announces Changes to its Board of Directors

On March 10, 2020, QUEST announced Geoff Wright and Jess Nieukerk as two new additions to its board of directors, as well as the...

QUEST and Pollution Probe Introduce the Smart Energy Communities Benchmark

On February 18, 2020, QUEST and Pollution Probe launched the Smart Energy Communities Benchmark. The benchmark measures where a community stands relative to Canadian...

Quest to Work with Alberta Communities on Energy Resilience

On January 28, 2020, QUEST, a national non-government organization, launched the Planning for Resilient Energy Infrastructure in Alberta project. This one-year project will assist...