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OREC to add 1.65 MW in Solar Power Capacity

Rendition of the Mer Bleu High School in Orleans

In September, the Ottawa Renewable Energy Cooperative was awarded four new contracts through Ontario’s fifth and final Feed-In Tariff round of contracts. Already Eastern Ontario’s largest renewable energy co-operative, these projects will increase the Co-operatives solar energy capacity by 1.65 MW over the next two years, bringing the total capacity to 3.35 MW. Two of these contracts will be rooftop …

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$1.98 M Invested in New Solar Power Projects

OREC members celebrate at the annual picnic

Over the course of a 14-week period in 2017, more than 160 residents of Eastern Ontario invested $1.98 million to finance four new solar power projects.  OREC’s fifth securities offering is the latest round of investments offered by the Co-op which allows individuals to invest in large-scale solar power projects and earn a solid return. During the final days of …

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Forty Under 40 Awarded to OREC’s GM

Janice Ashworth is awarded the Forty Under 40 award

On April 24, 2017, Janice Ashworth was recognized with a Forty Under 40 award.  In this 20th iteration of the awards, a record-breaking number of applicants made it one of the toughest competitions since the award was first handed out in 1998.  The award recognizes the remarkable accomplishments and community involvement of Ottawa’s best and brightest business leaders under the …

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