Energy Industry News

May 8 2020

April 2020 Newsletter

It seems like the month of April has come and gone in a flash! This newsletter will catch you up on some of the ...

Apr 29 2020

Renewables in Crisis: Impact of COVID-19 on the transition to renewable energy

The global lockdown that is the COVID-19 pandemic has affected every aspect of our lives, our jobs, the economy, and society as we know ...

Apr 1 2020

March 2020 Newsletter: COVID-19 and Renewable Energy

It's that time again! The third month of 2020 has come and gone already. We have all been met with significant challenges this month, namely ...

Mar 20 2020

Renewable Energy in the Mining Industry

The question facing many mining operators is whether the increasing global energy demand should be met with traditional generation or renewable sources. For an ...

Mar 18 2020

COVID-19 Statement from our CEO – Effective Immediately

To our valued customers, As the COVID-19 situation continues to evolve, N-Sci Technologies ("N-Sci") continues to monitor and are closely following official guidance from ...

Mar 5 2020

Engineering Week – March 7, 2020

We are excited to announce that N-Sci is taking part in Engineering Week, happening this weekend at the Station Mall, in Sault Ste. Marie, ...

Mar 4 2020

The Oil & Gas Industry and the Renewable Energy Transition

The third decade of the 21st century has just begun, and the oil and gas industry is facing intense opposition. More and more we ...

Feb 19 2020

Renewable Energy in Developing Countries

When you think about renewable energy, you think solar panels, wind turbines, and hydro dams. You think about that solar farm on the outskirts ...

Feb 4 2020

January 2020 Newsletter

Happy New Year! Our first newsletter of the new decade is here. Read on to learn all about renewable energy industry news in the ...

Jan 23 2020

Renewable Energy Trends to Watch in 2020

2020 is the year for renewable energy! Here we have researched and will explain the paths that renewable energy will take in 2020 and ...

Jan 3 2020

December 2019 Newsletter

Welcome to our December Newsletter, the final Newsletter of 2019! Here we dish out all of the renewable energy industry news. Read on for ...

Dec 23 2019

2019 Office Holiday Hours

N-Sci Technologies will be adjusting our hours over this holiday season. We wish everyone a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! We will see ...

Dec 20 2019

What are Virtual Power Plants?

What is a Virtual Power Plant? According to Next Kraftwerke1, a Virtual Power Plant is a network of decentralized, medium-scale power generating units such ...

Dec 11 2019

Battery Storage: The key component for a sustainable future

What is battery storage? The electricity grid is a complex system in which power supply and demand must be equal at any given moment. Constant adjustments ...

Dec 5 2019

Agrivoltaics: What is it and how does it work?

You may have seen the word "Agrivoltaics" occasionally on the internet recently; or even if you haven't, we're here to explain what agrivoltaics are ...

Dec 2 2019

November 2019 Newsletter

Welcome to our November Newsletter! Here we dish out all of the renewable energy industry news, and because we’re an EcoXpert, the latest news ...

Nov 27 2019

Top 10 Renewable Energy Questions for 2019

This week, we have all of your renewable energy questions, answered. Here are your top 10 questions about renewable energy! 1. What is renewable ...

Nov 19 2019

Tidal Energy and How it Works

What is Tidal Energy, and How Does it Work? Tidal energy is produced by the surge of ocean waters during the rise and fall of tides. Tidal energy is a ...

Nov 12 2019

Renewables in the Shipping Industry

“If all the ships on Earth were a single country, that country would be the sixth-largest polluter in the world.” This shocking fact comes ...

Nov 8 2019

Microgrids – What Are They and How Do They Work?

More and more people are becoming concerned with the resiliency and reliance of power. When there is an outage, planned or unplanned, and the ...

Nov 1 2019

October 2019 Newsletter

Welcome to our October Newsletter! Here we dish out all of the renewable energy industry news, and because we’re an EcoXpert, the latest news ...

Oct 25 2019

Biomass Energy: The Other Renewable Energy

Besides wind, solar, and hydro energy; there are a few other forms of renewable energy. One of them is called biomass energy. Let’s explore ...

Oct 21 2019

Renewables in Mining

The question facing many mining operators is whether the increasing global energy demand should be met with traditional generation or renewable sources. For an ...

Oct 4 2019

What is an Arc Flash Study?

An electrical arc could happen at any time — when no one is around, when someone is walking in proximity, or when someone is ...

Sep 30 2019

September 2019 Newsletter

Welcome to our September Newsletter! Here we dish out all of the renewable energy industry news, and because we're an EcoXpert, the latest news ...

Sep 18 2019

Offshore Wind

What is Offshore Wind? Offshore wind farms are large quantities of wind turbines that are cited offshore, and the only difference between offshore farms ...

Aug 30 2019

August 2019 Newsletter

This month brings a lot of exciting industry and company news, and we have it all here for your convenience! Renewable Energy Industry – ...

Aug 28 2019

The Importance of Renewables in the North

In every off-grid community in Nunavut, Nunavik, the Northwest Territories, Yukon, and Labrador, diesel generators are used to keep the lights on. Even in ...

Aug 26 2019

Power Logic Users Conference (PLUG) with Schneider Electric 2019

You are invited! Join us October 17th, 2019 for the annual PowerLogic Users Group (PLUG) conference. It's free and anyone can join! What is ...

Aug 14 2019

The Importance of Hydro-power

Canada’s hydropower potential – more than double our current capacity – can help meet demand while reducing GHGs and air pollutants. All regions of ...

Jul 31 2019

What is Tesla’s Megapack?

In today’s news post, we’re discussing Tesla’s new Megapack, a new utility-scale energy storage product modeled after a giant battery system that was deployed ...

Jul 26 2019

July Newsletter

Welcome to the July Newsletter, bringing you industry updates and news from this past month! Ontario Renewables Solar company from Guelph signs Direct Energy ...

Jul 17 2019

Wind Power

What is Wind Power? Wind power or wind energy describes the process by which the wind is used to generate mechanical power or electricity. Wind turbines convert ...

Jul 3 2019

Bifacial vs. Traditional Solar Modules

You may have heard recently about the growing popularity of bifacial modules – in today’s post, we look at what bifacial modules are, how ...

Jun 28 2019

June Newsletter

In our first Monthly News post, we’ve decided to give you some of the top stories in renewable energy news from June, as well ...

Jun 19 2019

Solar Panels & How They Work

Have you ever driven past a solar farm and wondered, “How do solar panels work?” Today, we will explore what solar panels are and ...

Jun 14 2019

Welcome To Our New Website!

As you look around, you may notice that we have been working hard on a launching a brand new website! We hope you are ...