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Where We Are

The Pacific Energy Innovation Association (PEIA) holds
monthly (except summer) "Energy Breakfasts"
Place: Tuesday, February 2, 2021 - webinar via Zoom

What We Do

Pacific Energy Innovation Association (PEIA) offers objective, thought-provoking dialogue on energy supply, demand and the associated technologies and policies required by sustainable economies in the near- and long-term.

Who We Are

The Pacific Energy Innovation Association (PEIA) is an independent, non-profit association of energy professionals incorporated under the Societies Act of British Columbia.

  • Where We Are
  • What We Do
  • Who We Are

Breakfasts 2008-2009

"Paving the Way for Tomorrow's Energy Sources"

Date: October 1, 2008
Topic: Implementing British Columbia's Energy Policy
Discussion Leader: Bev Van Ruyven, Executive Vice-President, Customer Care and Conservation, BC Hydro

Date: November 5, 2008
Topic: Biomass, CO2 Capture & Energy Research at UBC's Clean Energy Research Centre
Discussion Leader: John Grace, Clean Energy Research Centre, UBC

Date: December 3, 2008
Topic: Energy in the 21st Century
Discussion Leader: Dr. John MacDonald, CEO, Day4 Energy Inc.

Date: January 7, 2009
Topic: Transmission Service Expansion
Discussion Leader: Paul Choudhury & Kip Morison, System Planning & Asset Management,
British Columbia Transmission Corporation

Date: February 4, 2009
Topic: Smart Buildings
Discussion Leader: David Helliwell, Small Energy Group

Date: March 4, 2009
Topic: BC Climate Action Update
Discussion Leader: James Mack, Acting Head, BC Climate Action Secretariat

Date: April 1, 2009
Topic: Energy Storage Options, including Pumped Storage Hydro
Discussion Leader: Michael Walsh, General Manager Business Development ( Western Canada)
Discussion Leader: David Youlen, Senior Vice President, Brookfield Renewable Power Inc.

Date: May 6, 2009
Topic: NaiKun Wind Project
Discussion Leader: Jack Scott, Vice President, Commercial Operations, NaiKun Wind Energy Group Inc

Date: June 3, 2009
Topic: Opportunities in Climate Action
Discussion Leader: Roger Gale, President & CEO, GF Energy Inc. (Washington, DC)

PEIA Mission

To initiate and promote discussion and action for energy innovation, efficiency and sustainability.